Phone Hacking Trial: Coulson alleges that Goodman is not owning up to full scale of his hacking – Martin Hickman

14 05 2014

Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson And Others Arrive At Court To Enter Their Pleas On Bribery Of Officials ChargesDay 103, Part 1:  Former News of the World royal editor Clive Goodman is not owning up to the full scale of his phone hacking at the paper, Andy Coulson’s legal team claimed at the phone hacking trial today. Read the rest of this entry »





The PCC is still failing to hold newspapers accountable: the case of Dr Kate Stone – Evan Harris

14 05 2014

Kate StoneDr Kate Stone, a Cambridge academic, spoke on Channel 4 News on Saturday about how she had succeeded in getting no fewer than 6 national newspapers to correct a story, and that this was via a complaint to the Press Complaints Commission (PCC).  Read the rest of this entry »





A future with social media: Wild West or Utopia? You have a stake in the outcome – Gideon Benaim

14 05 2014

Social MediaIn late March 2014 the House of Commons Culture Media and Sport Committee said that stronger action must be taken to protect children from online bullying and pornography, and warned that internet firms “may face prosecution for failing to show commitment to safeguarding youngsters”. Read the rest of this entry »