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Venezuela
Non Compliant
Competitive Authoritarian Regime

Universal Standard on Incitement

Legality

Restrictions must be provided by law
Law must be formulated with sufficient precision

Legitimate Grounds

a) Rights of others OR   
b) National security, public order, public health or morals

Necessity

Necessary for a legitimate purpose (see legitimate grounds)
Only way to achieve protection

Proportionality

Restriction on expression should not be overbroad
Least intrusive instrument amongst those which might achieve their protective function
Proportionate to interest to be protected

Intent

Intent to incite discrimination, hostility, or violence

Causation

Direct & immediate connection between expression & threat

Cases

Legal Provisions

Videos

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IncitementDefamation of public oficialsOther

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