Opinion: “The jury’s out” William Bennett

7 06 2010

“This article was first published in Solicitors Journal on 24 May 2010 and is reproduced by kind permission”.

Abolishing juries in defamation cases would not only keep costs down for both sides, but would also open up the verdicts to scrutiny, says William Bennett

Excessive litigation costs in defamation claims can unduly restrict freedom of speech and hinder access to justice. Read the rest of this entry »