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“The political Emission” (France 2) of March 23rd, 2017, with François Fillon: answer to the plaintiffs

Publication date: Monday, September 11, 2017
Plenary assembly of July 19th, 2017

The CSA was seized following the sharp exchanges occurred between Mme Christine Angot and Mr. François Fillon on the plate of the political Emission diffused on France 2 on March 23rd, 2017.

Leading freedom allows the television services and of radio to cover the issues and to invite the personalities which they wish, subject respecting their obligations, in particular as regards respect of the rights and freedoms. 

In the species, the Council noted that if Mme Christine Angot had been able to hold of the severe remarks against Mr. François Fillon, its positioning lay within the scope of a contradictory sequence. It also raised that the control of the antenna had been ensured during the debate by the journalist presents on the plate.

Under these conditions, no failure of the chain to its obligations as regards respect of the rights and freedoms were raised.

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