Northern Echo changed to guilty plea over naming of alleged sexual assault victim because defendant was first charged with rapeBy PA Media Lawyer 30 July 12:35
The newspaper initially pleaded not guilty to a charge of breaching the lifelong anonymity for the victims and alleged victims of rape and other sexual offences granted by section 1 of the Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992.
By Press Gazette 30 July 8:50
The Lords Home Affairs, Health and Education EU Sub-Committee said in a new report that it was wrong to give search engines the power to decide what should or should not be deleted.
By PA Mediapoint 29 July 16:06
Mosley, youngest son of Sir Oswald Mosley, former leader of the British Union of Fascists (BUF), has issued High Court proceedings against Google Inc and Google UK Limited for misuse of private information and breaches of the Data Protection Act through his lawyers Payne Hicks Beach.
Government rejects calls to tighten up youth crime reporting restrictions following death of school teacher Ann MaguireBy Cleland Thom 28 July 9:54
The Government has rejected calls to tighten up youth crime reporting restrictions following the death of Leeds school teacher Ann Maguire.
By PA Media Lawyer 25 July 10:37
Newsquest North East pleaded guilty, having indicated a "not guilty" plea at an earlier hearing.
By PA Mediapoint and Press Gazette 23 July 11:28
The toddler son of singer Adele (pictured above, Reuters) has accepted a five-figure sum in damages in settlement of a privacy case brought by his parents over paparazzi photos of his "milestone moments".
Bing and Ask planning 'right to be forgotten' procedures as Google reveals it is receiving 1,000 take-down requests a dayBy William Turvill 15 July 9:11
Bing.com, which has recieved a "small fraction" of Google's take-down requests, is in the process of “developing an appropriate system”, which is expected to launch “soon”.
By PA Medialawyer and Press Gazette 14 July 9:48
Former head lawyer at The Times Alastair Brett is to appeal against his £30,000 fine and six-month suspension for misleading the High Court in the Nightjack case.
By William Turvill 11 July 9:13
David Drummond (pictured, Reuters), who is also the company’s senior vice-president for corporate development, said that it has received 70,000 take-down requests covering 250,000 web pages since May.
'There is no right to be forgotten': Justice minister says Government is opposing rule in EU negotiationsBy Press Gazette 10 July 8:39
He said the Government was opposing moves to introduce such a rule in negotiations between the 28 member states.
By William Turvill 01 July 8:45
The Sun was the first newspaper to report that Harris, who was yesterday convicted of 12 sex attacks on four girls, in April last year – the month after his arrest, and five months after he was initially questioned by police.
By PA Media Lawyer 12 June 15:18
Hannah Weller said she wanted other parents to join her and "take a stand for all our children".
By Press Association 30 May 11:44
Two weeks ago, a European court ruled that internet users in Europe had the right to request information that they deemed damaging or a breach of privacy be removed from the results of searches with services like Google.
One Direction lawyers threaten Mail Online with legal action after it published 'stolen' joint videoBy Dominic Ponsford and William Turvill 30 May 10:12
The Mail website, which revealed the video in a world exclusive, has been accused of breaching the privacy and copyright of Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik.
As editors face more 'take-down' requests EU 'right to be forgotten' is at odds with US 'right to remember'By Cleland Thom 27 May 11:49
Journalists are already being affected by the fall-out from the European court’s decision on the ‘Right to be forgotten’ last week.
By Dominic Ponsford 27 May 9:13
British newspapers have declined to publish a revealing photo of the Duchess of Cambridge which has appeared in German tabloid newspaper Bild.
By William Turvill and Press Association 19 May 12:02
A man has lost his appeal for a Newsquest newspaper to remove an archived story on his fraud conviction from its website.
Sun fails in bid to stop Elveden-related privacy actions from breath test pilot and jet arrest modelBy Dominic Ponsford 19 May 11:40
News UK has failed in a bid to get two civil legal actions arising from the Operation Elveden investigation into payments by journalists to public officials struck out. Model Sarah Hannon and airline pilot Daniel Dufour are both suing Sun publisher News Group Newspapers (part of News UK) and the Met Police for breach of privacy over stories in The Sun.
Paedophile, politician and doctor in bids to erase internet past using EU court 'right to be forgotten'By PA Mediapoint 16 May 9:39
A British politician seeking re-election has made requests to Google to have results removed from the search engine following the "right to be forgotten" ruling.
EU court ruling means accurate stories already in public domain could be placed beyond the reach of search enginesBy Cleland Thom 14 May 12:16
Journalists will find it harder to research stories following yesterday’s European Court ruling in Google’