Greek film critic waits 13 years to win insult case European Court of Human Rights vindicates ‘TA NEA journalists over criticism of actressThe building of the former Lambrakis Press Group (DOL), which previously owned the newspaper Ta Nea, see on Dec. 21, 2016, in Athens. EPA/ALEXANDROS VLACHOS
Greek journalist Dimitris Danikas is well-known for his long career as a film critic for various media. What is less widely known about him is his patience and persistence: it took him almost 13 years to finally claim victory in an insult lawsuit against him.
The thought of giving up never crossed his mind, Danikas told the International Press Institute (IPI) in a recent interview.