Opinion: “Whose Story Is It Anyway? Is privacy protection worth the paper it’s written on?” – Charlotte Harris

24 11 2010

Image of Ms N’tuli which appeared in the press

At first glance it may seem that that the Court of Appeal’s decision  to discharge the super-injunction obtained by Take That star, Howard Donald, is good news for the media and for campaigners for freedom of speech. The decision in Ntuli v Donald ([2010] EWCA Civ 1276), handed down last Tuesday, might have the appearance of a victory for Howard Donald’s former girlfriend, Adakini N’tuli.  She is now free to publish the fact of her relationship with Mr Donald and her feelings about being silenced. Read the rest of this entry »