French law to censor press rejected by Peers

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Historical Context Note

An attempt by the French government to pass a law to enforce press censorship is rejected by the Upper House, the 'Chamber of Peers'.
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Citation:
Editors. "French law to censor press rejected by Peers". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17888, accessed 29 November 2014.]