Law and Media Round Up – 27 March 2017

27 03 2017

The murderous terror attack in Westminster this week raised difficult question about journalistic ethics, with a number of newspapers being criticised for publishing pictures of the dead and injured which, it was suggested, were ‘too intrusive.’ Read the rest of this entry »





Transparency Project: Family Court Reporting Watch – Weekly Round-Up No. 19

26 03 2017

The purpose of this update is to correct, clarify and comment on media reports of family court cases, to explain and comment on published Judgments of family cases and to highlight other transparency news. Read the rest of this entry »





Law and Media Round Up – 20 March 2017

20 03 2017

George Osborne’s appointment as the editor of the Evening Standard this week “sparked responses ranging from the humorous to the incredulous“.  Dominic Ponsford in the Press Gazette said that the appointment “raises serious practical and ethical questions.Read the rest of this entry »





Transparency Project: Family Court Reporting Watch – Weekly Round-Up No. 18

15 03 2017

The purpose of this update is to correct, clarify and comment on media reports of family court cases, to explain and comment on published Judgments of family cases and to highlight other transparency news.
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Law and Media Round Up – 13 March 2017

13 03 2017

The “Twitter Libel” case of Jack Monroe v Katie Hopkins continued to take the media law headlines this week.  Mr Justice Warby’s judgment on Friday, awarding damages of £24,000 to the claimant ([2017] EWHC 433 (QB)) was widely picked up on mainstream and social media. Read the rest of this entry »





Transparency Project: Family Court Reporting Watch – Weekly Round-Up No. 17

9 03 2017

The purpose of this update is to correct, clarify and comment on media reports of family court cases, to explain and comment on published Judgments of family cases and to highlight other transparency news.
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Transparency Project: Family Court Reporting Watch – Weekly Round-Up No. 16

6 03 2017

round-up-courtesy-flickr-lauri-heikkinen-1080x675The purpose of this update is to correct, clarify and comment on media reports of family court cases, to explain and comment on published Judgments of family cases and to highlight other transparency news. Read the rest of this entry »