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Bolivia: Journalist Receives Death Threats

Categories: Latin America, Bolivia, Citizen Media, Freedom of Speech, Media & Journalism

Tania Lara from the Knight Center's Journalism in the Americas Blog [1] highlights the case of Mónica Oblitas, a Bolivian journalist who recently reveled on her personal blog [2] [es] that she has received death threats. Tania explains: “‘Your days are numbered,’ was one of several telephone and e-mail messages she received after publishing a report [3] in the newspaper La Prensa [4] on April 4 about a coroner who charged money for false death certificates.”