#WorldPoli: Anti-Terrorism Court Overturns Conviction for Pakistani Journalist – #WorldPolitics

A Pakistani court in early April acquitted journalist Nasrullah Chaudhry who was sentenced to five years in prison for allegedly possessing banned literature and expressing religious hatred. Pakistani journalists considered it a trumped-up charge to silence reporters and squash press freedom. VOA’s Muhammad Saqib reports from Karachi.

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