1.Everyone shall possess the right to freely express and publicise his thoughts in words, images or by any other means, as well as the right to inform others, inform himself and be informed without hindrance or discrimination
2.Exercise of the said rights shall not be hindered or limited by any type or form of censorship
Constitution of the Portuguese Republic, Article 37.º
24 January 2009
Freeport Case: Prime Minister Speaks to the Media
"I have nothing to do with the business activities of my uncle. I don't and I didn't have anything to do with any business activities of my uncle nor of his sons(...)"
Prime Minister José Sócrates speaking in Oporto, 24-01-2009 12:50