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Allegations the Government are seeking to “cancel” opponents with hostile press coverage: Hacked Off comment

Commenting on reports that Government whips are seeking to target Conservative MPs with negative press coverage, Hacked Off…


Statement: IPSO refuses standards investigation into newspaper despite serious and systemic misreporting

Hacked Off comment: “IPSO have bottled it… they have never launched an investigation and it is increasingly clear…


THE SUN accused of cover-up, as News UK settles hacking claim with Sienna Miller

15 more phone-hacking claims against The Sun and The News of the World publisher News Group Newspapers have…


IPSO Appointment Panel to be chaired by another politician: Hacked Off criticises role of politicians at complaints-handler

IPSO has announced that Lord Triesman has been appointed as Chair of the IPSO Appointment Panel.   Commenting,…


Daniel Morgan Independent Panel report: Comment from Jacqui Hames

Commenting on the Daniel Morgan Independent Panel Report, published today, Hacked Off Board Director and target of News UK…


Statement on the death of Max Mosley: “Max’s mission was to ensure that others would not suffer the same mistreatment as himself and his family”

Max Mosley, who was a leading campaigner for a free and accountable press over the last decade of…


Loophole in Online Safety Bill would create “safe havens for those responsible for racism, hate and abuse online”

The Government has today published the first draft of the Online Safety Bill.   The draft bill sets…


Meghan Markle wins remaining copyright claim against the Mail on Sunday

Commenting, Hacked Off Board Director & journalist Emma Jones said, Today’s judgment completes Meghan Markle’s victory against the…


Claims that private investigator employed by The Sun illegally spied on Meghan Markle: Hacked Off response

Byline Investigates has reported today that a private investigator who was paid by The Sun to access personal…

Society of Editors’ half-retraction not good enough

The Society of Editors has today partially retracted their statement of Monday March 8th, which dismissed concerns of…


Hacked Off and anti-racism NGOs call for Society of Editors retraction

Hacked Off and several leading anti-racism NGOs have written to the Society of Editors, calling on them to…


Summary judgment issued in Duchess of Sussex v The Mail (Associated Newspapers)

Commenting on the summary judgment issued today in the Duchess of Sussex’s privacy and copyright claims against Mail…

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