“Privacy Probity and the public interest” – Reuters Institute Report

9 02 2010

The media coverage of the John Terry affair has reminded us of an important report produced by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism.  The report is by Stephen Whittle and Glenda Cooper and is entitled “Privacy, Probity and the Public Interest”.

The authors have interviewed lawyers, academics, journalists, bloggers and those who have found their privacy invaded by the media.  Their findings include the following: Read the rest of this entry »