Posted: July 17, 2015 at 4:09 pm

‘They’re all the same, that lot!’

June - Media Monitoring Blog By Daisy Cooper. Why would you identify someone in a newspaper (whether that person is an alleged criminal or a…

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Posted: July 7, 2015 at 3:29 pm

Tiny Telegraph correction for front-page Sturgeon splash is absurd

Yesterday, the press complaints body IPSO ruled that the Telegraph had published inaccurate information in its front-page story “Sturgeon’s secret backing for Cameron”, but by…

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Posted: July 1, 2015 at 11:49 am

Newspaper headlines – you couldn’t make them up. But they just did.

May – Media Monitoring Blog By Georgia Tomlinson and Daisy Cooper What happens when regulation fails and editors ignore public outrage? Here is a textbook…

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Posted: July 1, 2015 at 9:04 am

Dr Evan Harris and Daisy Cooper appointed Joint Executive Directors of Hacked Off

Dr Evan Harris and Daisy Cooper have been appointed as Joint Executive Directors of Hacked Off, the campaign for a free and accountable press. Dr…

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Posted: June 26, 2015 at 10:53 am

When journalists ignore source material it is public debate which pays the price

Lucy Reed Christopher Booker wrote about the case of Ethan Williams in The Telegraph on 20 June 2105, in an article entitled: “When judges defy instinct, it…

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Posted: June 25, 2015 at 9:57 am

Joan Smith steps down to concentrate on writing career

25 June 2015 After a year as Executive Director, Joan Smith is stepping down from the post and returning to full-time writing. Joan Smith said:…

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Posted: June 17, 2015 at 1:41 pm

Tabloids, killers and the interests of the public

How the tabloid obsession with child-killers led to questions in court, and questions of morality By James Doleman (@jamesdoleman) Yesterday's revelations that the, now defunct,…

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Posted: June 16, 2015 at 3:45 pm

In the public interest? Reflections on the conviction of a Sun journalist

By Jeevan Vipinachandran The emergence of more evidence on the extent of Phone hacking, the ongoing vilification of vulnerable individuals and recent allegations of illegal…

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Posted: June 9, 2015 at 2:31 pm

IPSO’s credibility sinks to new low – Editors flout their own Code and IPSO judgements

By Georgia Tomlinson and Daisy Cooper April media monitoring blog   This month, IPSO’s legitimacy was once again in the spotlight after a number of…

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Posted: June 4, 2015 at 2:28 pm

Daily Mail has attacked the Human Rights Act whilst also seeking to shelter behind it

Brian Cathcart   The Daily Mail has been reassuring its readers that the delay in the repeal of the Human Rights Act (HRA) will not…

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