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03 Feb 2016
A barrister has complained about "incompetent" media coverage of the Court of Protection.
Banker fails in UK libel action against Portuguese newspaper with circulation of 136 across England and Wales01 Feb 2016
Sobrinho had launched his action over an article published in the 7 June 2014, edition of the weekly newspaper Expresso, and online.
IPSO orders Sunday Times correction over 'inaccurate' report on pension advice given to undercover reporter26 Jan 2016
Mike Hardy, managing director of Abacus Advice Ltd, complained that the story, headlined "'Petrifying' advice given on pensions", published in print and online on 12 April last year, breached clause one of the Editors' Code of Practice, covering accuracy.
How The Sun, supported by Press Association, won three-month legal battle to report on Liam Gallagher divorce30 Dec 2015
30 Dec 2015
China will not renew press credentials for Ursula Gauthier, effectively expelling her following a harsh media campaign against her for questioning the official line equating ethnic violence in the western Muslim region with global terrorism, the Associated Press news agency reported on Sunday.
18 Dec 2015
Mirror Group Newspapers suffered a second defeat in the Court of Appeal when it lost its appeal over Mr Justice Mann's refusal to make an order that broadcaster Alan Yentob should pay its costs in his phone-hacking claim.
09 Dec 2015
Judge David Hodge QC rejected a bid by Dragons' Den star Duncan Bannatyne to block publication of court papers showing he had lied to a court in an attempt to reduce the amount he would have to pay his former wife.
03 Dec 2015
One-time Conservative Minister and MP Tim Yeo is being investigated by police following his defeat in his defamation claim against the Sunday Times.
Former prison officer pleads guilty to misconduct charge after selling 46 stories to press for £40,00024 Nov 2015
Scott Chapman, 44, of Corby, Northamptonshire, was due for retrial at the Old Bailey but at the 11th hour admitted a charge of misconduct in a public office between 1 March 2010 20 and June 2011.
Court of Appeal rules that Mail Online was wrong to publish pictures of Paul Weller's children taken by paparazzo20 Nov 2015
Associated Newspapers has lost its challenge to an award of £10,000 privacy damages to three of singer Paul Weller's children.
04 Nov 2015
A former prison officer has been jailed for 12 months for selling stories about George Michael's time behind bars to The Sun.
28 Oct 2015
Judge praises Press Association reporter for 'responsible journalism of a very high order' after raising anonymity concerns06 Oct 2015
Farmer pointed out to Mr Justice MacDonald that an anonymised judgment he had published, in a case in which he ordered that a man could no longer exercise parental responsibility in respect of his children, or even see their school reports, contained enough information to allow the family involved to be identified.
01 Oct 2015
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.
Sir Ray Tindle: 'Local communities will always have their own local newspaper - local democracy demands it'25 Sep 2015
Sir Ray, the 88-year-old chairman of Tindle Newspapers Ltd, said democracy demanded that local newspapers survived.
01 Sep 2015
The declaration came as it rejected complaints that two newspapers, the Oxford Times and the Witney Gazette, had breached clauses 1 and 2 of the Editors Code of Practice, covering accuracy and the opportunity to reply respectively.
18 Aug 2015
The Crown Prosecution Service has said it is still considering whether to charge Sun reporter Mazher Mahmood with perjury ten months after the collapse of the Tulisa Contostavlos drug-dealing trial.
17 Aug 2015
Editors need to consider carefully whether they should put links to stories about sexual offences on to their social media websites because of the risk that the material could lead to victims being identified, the Independent Press Standards Organisation has warned.
As Tories aim to scrap Human Rights Act, professor accuses press 'careless or wilful misrepresentation'04 Aug 2015
Over and over again the popular press had "peddled false stories, gleefully and irresponsibly then taken up by politicians," Michael Zander, Emeritus Professor at the London School of Economics, said in an article in the New Law Journal.
30 Jul 2015
Coverage of businessman Edward Ware's activities by journalist John McAllister started as a legitimate exercise in public interest journalism, but could now no longer be justified as freedom of expression, said Judge Patrick Moloney QC, sitting in the High Court on 24 July.