Judicial Statistics, 2016: Issued defamation claims down by 17%, lowest recorded number in modern times

6 06 2017

The most recent annual Judicial Statistics – those for 2016 – show a further small decline in the number of issued defamation claims.  These are by down by 17% on 2015.  In 2015 there were 112 issued defamation claims in London (where the large majority of claims are made) as opposed to 135 in 2015 (and 227 in 2014). Read the rest of this entry »