Case Comment: Spelman v Express Newspapers – no anonymity … no injunction: Lorna Skinner and Kirsten Sjøvoll

9 03 2012

This case arose out of application for an interim non-disclosure order granted by Lindblom J at an out of hours hearing on Saturday 11 February 2012, after the Claimant – Jonathan Spelman, a talented rugby player and the 17 year old son of the Environment Secretary, Caroline Spelman MP – learned that the Daily Star Sunday had allegedly private information about him that it was intending to publish on 12 February 2012. We had a post about the decision here. Read the rest of this entry »