Inforrm Debate: Abolition of Libel Juries – The Poll

13 07 2012

Over the last few weeks we have published a number of posts about the right to jury trial in libel cases.  At present, clause 11 of the Defamation Bill removes the right to jury trial in cases of libel and slander.  This will, in practice, mean that libel cases, in the future, will always be tried by judge alone. Read the rest of this entry »