Sun Six Trial: Sun journalist tells acting he was acting responsibly when he paid a police officer for witness statements – Martin Hickman

20 11 2014

The First Editions Of The Sun On Sunday Hit The NewstandsA Sun journalist was behaving responsibly when he paid a police officer for internal police witness statements and photographs, he told The Sun Six trial at Kingston Crown Court today. Read the rest of this entry »





Mazher Mahmood: Silence from Met, CPS and Attorney General as Lord Goldsmith Calls for Re-examination – Whilst Beckham Kidnap Lawyers Call for an Inquiry

20 11 2014

MahmoodA week ago today, BBC finally aired the long awaited Panorama exposure of Sun on Sunday reporter Mazher Mahmood after a battle between lawyers from both camps at the High Court before the judge eventually ruling against Mahmood’s application for injunction to halt the programme. Read the rest of this entry »





Sun Six Trial: Reporter admits to paying police officer for stories but says he did nothing wrong – Martin Hickman

20 11 2014

Sun journalist Jamie Pyatt arrives at court in LondonA Sun reporter admitted yesterday that a string of stories about ongoing police investigations, celebrities and high-profile murderers and rapists published in Britain’s best-selling paper had been supplied by public officials for money. Read the rest of this entry »





Case Law: ABC v DEF, Defendant spared custodial sentence on harassment contempt application – Max Campbell

20 11 2014

Royal Courts of JusticeIn ABC v DEF ([2014] EWHC 3346 (QB)), the Claimant applied for committal of the Defendant to prison for contempt of court for repeated breaches of a harassment injunction.  Mr Justice Stuart-Smith found the Defendant to be in contempt and but imposed a suspended sentence rather than an immediate sentence of imprisonment. Read the rest of this entry »