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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Posted: April 18, 2015 at 10:46 am

Operation Elveden: CPS drops cases as more journalists acquitted

By James Doleman There were understandable scenes of jubilation from the friends and family of the two Sun and one Daily Mirror reporters at the…

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Posted: April 17, 2015 at 2:09 pm

The Press itself is a vital election issue

By Brian Cathcart A front-page lead (‘Lib Dems seek US-style first amendment‘) and on the same day a leading article (‘Press attacks on Labour are…

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Posted: April 3, 2015 at 4:59 pm

Operation Elveden, the CPS and the serious abuse of public trust

By James Doleman The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) decision not to seek a re-trial in the case of a former News of the World journalist,…

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Posted: April 2, 2015 at 3:16 pm

Bringing Up The Bodies

  by Joan Smith, Executive Director, Hacked Off When terrorists attacked the Bardo museum in Tunis last month, they murdered 22 people before being killed…

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Posted: March 31, 2015 at 2:54 pm

Sun story “could have been invaluable to terrorists” prosecution tells court

A prosecution barrister has accused The Sun of publishing confidential material that could have helped those planning a terrorist attack in London. The comments during…

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Posted: March 30, 2015 at 3:15 pm

Nought For Your Comfort: Sir Alan Moses’ speech to the LSE Media Policy Project

By Jonathan Coad When I read of the appointment of Sir Alan Moses to the vital role as chairman of IPSO, as a media lawyer…

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Posted: March 27, 2015 at 1:58 pm

Who was hacked? A new report looks at the victims of phone hacking.

By Dr Martin Moore Read coverage of the various hacking trials (News of the World in 2013/14 and now Mirror Group Newspapers) and you could…

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Posted: March 27, 2015 at 1:55 pm

Who was hacked? An investigation into phone hacking and its victims – Part 1: News of the World

  Who was hacked? An investigation into phone hacking and its victims – Part 1: News of the World is the first systematic attempt to…

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Posted: March 26, 2015 at 4:36 pm

IPSO’s quasi-investigation into the Sunday Mirror’s Brooks Newmark sting

Press Release 26th March 2015 The decision by IPSO to exonerate the Sunday Mirror for their sting on Brooks Newmark MP is unsurprising. The process…

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