News: Leveson Inquiry, ruling on the approach to evidence

8 11 2011

On 7 November 2011 Lord Justice Leveson gave a wide ranging ruling on the Inquiry’s approach to evidence.  He substantially rejected the points made by the Metropolitan Police and the CPS in their joint submissions on the conduct of the Inquiry.  The ruling shows the careful and nuancing balancing exercise required in an Inquiry of this kind which ranges over material which is also likely to be the subject of criminal prosecutions. Read the rest of this entry »