News: Matrix Chambers Media and Information Group, three new members

8 11 2013

matrix_logoMatrix Chambers has announced that Anthony Hudson, Guy Vassall-Adams and Ben Silverstone are joining its Media and Information Group. All three practice in media law.  They are joining from Doughty Street Chambers, and will commence practice at Matrix on 11 November 2013. Read the rest of this entry »





PCC obscures the awkward truth of 24 Mail complaints in two months – Tom Rowland

8 11 2013

Daily_Mail_clock,_closeupIn September and October this year, when the press was supposed to be on its best behaviour, the Press Complaints Commission (PCC) claims to have ‘resolved’ 72 complaints from the public.  The biggest culprit by a mile was the Mail newspaper group with 24 – one every two to three days on average, and an enormous one-third of the total. That compares with just a handful each for most papers in the whole period and a single complaint against the Guardian. Read the rest of this entry »