A Leveson question for Paul Dacre – George Brock

18 01 2012

There are many things the Editor-in-Chief of the Daily Mail Paul Dacre no doubt wants to say to the Leveson Inquiry when he appears before it on February 6th and plenty of questions lined up by the Inquiry’s lawyers. I have a small suggestion. Read the rest of this entry »





Terrorist suspect BBC interview can be shown, rules High Court – Karwan Eskerie

18 01 2012

In the case of R (on the application of the BBC) v Secretary of State for Justice ([2011] EWHC 13 (Admin)) the High Court ruled that the Justice Secretary’s refusal to grant the BBC permission to have and to broadcast a face-to-face interview with terrorism suspect Babar Ahmad was unlawful. Read the rest of this entry »