Posted: May 28, 2015 at 7:13 pm

Respect and Decency Should Replace the Ridicule AND Mockery

Emily Brothers Late in 2013 I was selected as the Labour candidate for Sutton and Cheam in south west London for the general election. Just…

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Posted: May 28, 2015 at 10:32 am

Effective press regulation will happen: Five reasons to be confident Leveson will be implemented

Brian Cathcart The big corporate papers are encouraging the idea that the result of the general election means the end of the Leveson process. Although…

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Posted: May 26, 2015 at 2:09 pm

New media covering old: crowd-funding the trial of Neil Wallis

By Martin Hickman One of the most interesting court cases for followers of the phone hacking scandal is about to begin. Neil Wallis, one of…

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Posted: May 21, 2015 at 11:33 am

Years of phone hacking and denial at the Mirror Group – Judge finds

Years of phone hacking at Mirror Group were exposed today at the High Court as a judge found in favour of eight hacking victims. The…

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Posted: May 20, 2015 at 11:00 am

Impress to seek recognition under royal charter

Hacked Off welcomes the news that an alternative press regulator, Impress, is to seek recognition from the Press Recognition Panel. The Panel, which was set…

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Posted: May 5, 2015 at 3:19 pm

The Editors’ Code and the general election

by Brian Cathcart If you ever doubt that the people who run our corporate national press view the British public with contempt, take a look…

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Posted: May 5, 2015 at 10:41 am

The first six months of IPSO. Have the editorial standards of the British Press improved?

Georgia Tomlinson   Last month marked the six-month anniversary since the big newspaper groups’ new regulator, IPSO, picked up where the failed PCC left off.…

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Posted: May 5, 2015 at 9:37 am

Elveden and the merits of independent scrutiny

by Brian Cathcart Leader writers and columnists are delighted that charges have been dropped against a number of journalists caught up in the Operation Eleven…

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Posted: April 24, 2015 at 4:43 pm

New poll shows the public want legislation to implement Leveson if the press continue to reject it

  A YouGov poll of 1717 adults taken over 11th-12th April 2015 for the Hacked Off Campaign has found that the public do not believe…

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Posted: April 20, 2015 at 4:18 pm

Journalists and the courts: where The Sun and its friends are wrong

By Brian Cathcart Amid the sustained press attacks on Operation Elveden and on the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) in relation to the prosecution of journalists…

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