News: Government launches internet safety strategy including review of law relating to social media

6 02 2018

In a speech on standards in public life, the Prime Minister today announced a review of the law relating to social media.  She announced that the Law Commission conduct a review of current legislation on offensive online communications to ensure that laws are up to date with technology. Read the rest of this entry »





Information blackout at the Council of Europe? – David Erdos

6 02 2018

Especially in Britain given our intended imminent departure from the EU, it is clear that the Council of Europe has crucial significance to our continent and indeed the world.  Founded as far back as 1949 and with 47 Member States with over 800 million people, it focuses on some of the most difficult and controversial issues concerning human rights, democracy and the rule of law.  Read the rest of this entry »