Leveson: The politicians must act now – Brian Cathcart

3 10 2013

LevesonIt is now ten months since Lord Justice Leveson made public the recommendations of his public inquiry into the press, and it is two years and three months since we learned that the News of the World hacked into the voicemails of a missing 13-year-old. By any measure, it is high time the politicians did something. Read the rest of this entry »





Scottish Media Regulation – Stuart Tennant

3 10 2013

Scotland PapersAlmost a year on from the publication of the Leveson Report and media regulation in the UK remains in a state of flux.  Two charters are currently vying to establish a recognition body to keep tabs on a press regulator in the UK.  But both could result in a stalemate.  This blog considers the impact on the regulation of the press in Scotland and whether there are alternative options available. Read the rest of this entry »