News: Clegg backs independent press regulation – Brian Cathcart

30 09 2012

At the Liberal Democrat party conference in Brighton last  week the Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, set out a firm position on the need for independent press regulation that protects the public and also supports free expression.

Answering questions from party members, he said that the government should implement Lord Justice Leveson’s proposals on press reform (due out in the next few weeks) providing they are ‘proportionate and workable’. Read the rest of this entry »





Inforrm Blog Resources: new and improved Tables of Cases

30 09 2012

The Tables of Cases across the top of Inforrm blog have been supplemented and updated.  We now have four different tables, containing references to media law cases decided over the past three years.  The table of Privacy cases has now been brought up to date.  In summary the four tables cover the following material. Read the rest of this entry »