Case Law: A v Cambridge University Hospital – Child’s identity to remain a secret – Maria Roche

25 03 2011

A (A Child) v Cambridge University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust [2011] EWHC 454 (QB)

A High Court judge has ruled that a seven-year-old child with severe disabilities caused by medical negligence during his birth should be the subject of an order that prohibits their identification in any newspaper report. Read the rest of this entry »

News: Phone hacking, the police and the DPP – John Yates evidence

25 03 2011

On 24 March 2011 Acting Deputy Commissioner John Yates gave evidence at a special session of  the Culture Media and Sport Select Committee as a follow-up to its inquiry into Press Standards, Privacy and Libel.   This arose out of comments made by Chris Bryant MP in the course of an adjournment debate on 10 March 2011. Read the rest of this entry »