"Naming and shaming" Britain's youngest terrorist would only have "a limited deterrent effect", a judge has ruled.
By PA Media Lawyer 01 October 16:54
The appeal by Mirror Group Newspapers against the record damages awarded to eight claimants in the phone-hacking case is to be heard on October 20 and 21.
By William Turvill 29 September 11:31
The lawyers of talk show host Jeremy Kyle threatened The Sun on Sunday with an injunction ahead of its story reporting his wife's "20 sex romps" with a“polo hunk”.
Sun's RIPA lawyer: If media 'suspect' police have obtained phone records, court will investigate and order disclosureBy William Turvill 25 September 10:14
Gavin Millar QC is working for News Group Newspapers in its case against the Metropolitan Police in the Investigatory Powers Tribunal.
By William Turvill 23 September 10:40
Actors Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis and their baby daughter are suing Mail Online over paparazzi photographs published of them while "off-duty".
Police Scotland has breached Save Our Sources RIPA law on 'multiple' occasions, reports Sunday HeraldBy William Turvill 21 September 8:56
Police Scotland has reportedly breached the Save Our Sources law – preventing forces from obtaining phone records to find journalistic sources without judicial approval – on "multiple" occasions.
The Sun cites Article 10 of European Convention to defend reporting of celeb boyfriend's 'solo sex act'By William Turvill 16 September 8:08
The Sun on Sunday has denied a celebrity's boyfriend had "any reasonable expectation" of privacy when he engaged in a "solo sex act".
Google has been hit with a 'remove or else' order by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) over links to stories in some online media archives.
By William Turvill 03 September 16:54
A man romantically linked to actress Kym Marsh is suing The Sun on Sunday for breach of privacy after it reported on his "web sex shame". (Shutterstock picure shows Kym Marsh)
By Amber Melville-Brown 25 August 10:45
A letter from the Queen means you've reached the ripe old age of 100. A letter from Kensington Palace may mean you've overstepped the mark snapping pictures of a royal prince.
UK Information Commissioner orders Google to remove links to news reports about 'right to be forgotten' complaintBy Dominic Ponsford 24 August 12:17
The UK Information Commissioner has ordered Google to remove links detailing an individual’s criminal conviction in the light of the European “right to be forgotten ruling”.
By Conori Bell-Bhuiyan 20 August 12:08
Ken Wharfe, former Scotland Yard protection officer to Princess Diana, has told BBC Radio 4’s Media Show that he believes a Kensington Palace letter condemning paparazzi tactics was an “over the top approach”, and blamed the warning on police not communicating with photographers.
By William Turvill 12 August 11:40
Police Scotland has come under pressure this month after the Sunday Herald reported that it was one of two forces to obtain journalistic records without judicial approval since the law was changed to prevent this in March.
By William Turvill 11 August 8:50
Mirror Group Newspapers has been granted permission to take its fight against £1.2m of phone-hacking damages payments to the Court of Appeal.
By William Turvill 10 August 11:10
The Oxford Mail has revealed that its latest request for information on this topic was rejected by the force on the grounds that law enforcement would be compromised by disclosure.
Police Scotland under pressure over RIPA allegations - and Nicola Sturgeon urged to 'come clean' over what she knewBy William Turvill and Press Association 10 August 8:49
Labour has called on the First Minister to "come clean" over the Scottish Government's involvement regarding allegations that Police Scotland has been involved in illegal spying on journalists.
A1, husband of A2, wins injunction against exposure of affair with X in R - or: 'Sex rat sports star gags The Sun'By William Turvill 06 August 11:46
The News UK title reported the injunction, granted by Mrs Justice Elizabeth Laing, today after the judgment was handed down in court yesterday.
BBC journalist who investigated 'screwed up' police murder inquiry suspects force used RIPA to hunt his sourcesBy William Turvill 06 August 9:35
A BBC journalist suspects that Police Scotland snooped on him without judicial approval to try and find his sources while he was investigating the force.
By William Turvill 05 August 10:20
Malcolm Edwards was jailed in 2007 for six-and-a-half years after being involved in a £51m VAT scam.
By William Turvill 04 August 14:39
Police Scotland is facing accusations that it is one of two police forces to have unlawfully accessed phone records to find journalistic sources since March.