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L’affaire Florence Cassez concerne le kind d'une ressortissante française, Florence Cassez, arrêtée au Mexique en 2005. Accusée d'enlèvement, séquestration, délinquance organisée et ownership d'armes à feu et de munitions à l'usage exclusif des forces armées, elle est condamnée à ninety six ans de legal par l. a. justice de ce will pay en 2008 (peine réduite en appel en 2009 à 60 ans de prison). Florence Cassez est libérée le 23 janvier 2013, à los angeles suite de l'annulation de sa condamnation par l. a. Cour suprême du Mexique.

Les déboires judiciaires de l. a. française avaient suscité une très vive émotion au sein d'une partie de l'opinion publique française, ainsi qu'une polémique entre l. a. France et le Mexique : l'attitude et les interventions publiques de personnalités politiques françaises, au prime rang desquelles l'ancien président de los angeles République, Nicolas Sarkozy, avaient été critiquées en retour par une partie de l. a. société civile et des responsables politiques mexicains.

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These processes will have to be translated, by relying on additional literature from the field, into structural constraints on groups of individuals rather than being taken as mostly agent-less processes. The Media Flows Hypothesis Although a considerable number of studies within the last 30 years have been drawing the same conclusions over and over again—that media flows exist—there is no agreement as to what the nature of the flows is and as to what actually drives them. ”71 Jeremy Tunstall described cultural imperialism as a situation in which “authentic, traditional local culture .

In the latter case contents would not have to be the same. ” And even when such clarification is made, what would the nature of such “contents” be? Also on this last point the literature does not provide clear answers. 41 The two challenging issues here are, first, how to establish the relationship between political debate and media coverage in empirical terms, and second, how to draw conclusions from the data. 42 To an extent a certain level of “indexing” is always to be 32 EXPLAINING NEWS expected.

60 The consistency of views by political actors within government does not necessarily have to be expressed with the very same words. ”61 The repetition of the same message is particularly effective in getting the government’s story in the news. As Mary Matalin writes: The absolute rule of message dissemination and message penetration is consistency and repetition. The principle is the same for political campaigns or companies: Everyone says the same thing, over and over. What the press used to know about us—in the White House, at the RNC [Republican National Committee], in primaries, and in general election—was that we were impenetrable.

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