Case Law: “Gaunt v OFCOM – freedom of expression in broadcasting” – Dan Tench

26 07 2010

On 13 July, Sir Anthony May, the President of the Queen’s Bench Division, and Mr Justice Blair handed down their judgment in R (Gaunt) v Ofcom.  The case concerned an explosive outburst by radio show host Jon Gaunt on his Talksport radio programme in November 2008.  Gaunt was interviewing Michael Stark, the Cabinet Member for Children’s Services for Redbridge London Borough Council. Read the rest of this entry »