Law and Media Round Up – 25 November 2013

25 11 2013

roundupThe phone hacking trial of Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson and six others continued at the Central Criminal Court.  This week saw Days 16, 17, 18 (Parts 1 and 2) and 19 (Parts 1 and 2) of the trial – with no hearing on Friday 22 November 2013.  The jury heard evidence about from a number of witnesses including Sun lawyer Justin Walford and a various former News of the World journalists and employees. Read the rest of this entry »

Law and Media Round Up – 21 October 2013 [Updated2]

21 10 2013

Media and Law Round Up 2This week we have what, to many readers, may be welcome rest from Leveson and Royal Charters. The biggest legal media story of the week was, slightly unusually, two High Court judgments. Both concerned libel actions brought by foreign residents. Read the rest of this entry »

Law and Media Round Up – 17 June 2013

17 06 2013

New Round UpThere has been much online debate this weekend about the Sunday People’s use of photographs of the television chef Nigella Lawson and her husband Charles Saatchi, and the ethical issues involved. Commentaries can be found at the New Statesman and Zelo Street. Read the rest of this entry »