The MP and the “Super-Injunction” – rumour, myth and distortion (again)

7 05 2011

On Friday 6 May 2011, the “super-injunction saga” took a new twist:  one MP had accused another of having “taken out a super-injunction”.  The press headlines were clear “MP takes out super injunction, another MP claims” (the Mirror), “MP granted super-injunction” (the Independent, “MP accused of hiding ‘own shame’ behind a super-injunction” (the Guardian).  As usual with press reporting in this area, the reality is very different.  Read the rest of this entry »