Case Law: R (Associated Newspapers) v Lord Justice Leveson: Challenge to Anonymity Ruling Dismissed

21 01 2012

On Friday 20 January 2012 the Administrative Court dismissed the second application for judicial review of the Leveson Inquiry ([2012] EWHC 57 (Admin)).   The Court dismissed an application by Associated Newspapers (supported by the Daily Telegraph) to quash the decision of the Chairman, Lord Justice Leveson. decision to admit evidence from journalists who wish to remain anonymous on the ground that they fear career blight if they identify themselves.  Read the rest of this entry »