POSITION PAPER published on 21 Nov 2018 • Department / Unit Legal & PolicyInitiative or Policy Media Freedom & Pluralism

Joint statement to EU institutions on e-Evidence

On 17 April 2018, the European Commission presented the proposal for a Regulation on European production and preservation orders for electronic evidence in criminal matters. ACT, AER, EBU, EFJ, EMMA,  ENPA, EPC, NME, News Media Europe and UNI MEI Global Union are jointly raising concerns on the Commission’s proposal’s serious potential implications on media and journalists’ freedom, freedom of expression and of information.