The Trump dossier and verification in the era of fake news – Ivor Gaber

12 01 2017

trumpTo verify, or not to verify? That is the question that journalists face on an almost daily basis; but the issue of whether media organisations should publish information that isn’t 100% watertight has been brought into sharp relief by the latest stories about Donald Trump and his alleged involvement with Russia. Read the rest of this entry »


Inforrm End of Winter Break and Hilary Term Preview

12 01 2017

Royal-Courts-of-JusticeThe Inforrm winter break ends today, the second day of the Hilary Legal Term (although, as attentive readers will have noticed, we have been doing a lot of “Leveson Consultation postings” over recent days).  Read the rest of this entry »