Supreme Court of New South Wales

London is sometimes, inaccurately, described as the “libel capital of the world” (it is, in fact, a libel backwater).  A more plausible candidate for the international title might be Sydney, capital of the Australian State of New South Wales.  Although the population of New South Wales is just over 7 million it appears to have similar numbers of libel cases to the whole of England and Wales with nearly eight times the population. Continue reading