In May 2011 at the height of “super-injunction spring” the Government announced the establishment of a Joint Committee on Privacy and Injunctions.  The Chair of Committee is John Whittingdale MP and its membership comprises 13 MPs and 13 Lords.  The Committee is now operational and on 9 September 2011 issued a “call for evidence” on a number of issues by 6 October 2011.  The Committee is intending to hear oral evidence in sessions commencing later in October 2001. Continue reading