Oct 20th 2011

Press comment: Defamation and online privacy

Commenting on today‚Äôs report from the Joint Committee on the draft defamation bill, Nick Pickles, director of privacy and civil liberties campaign group Big Brother Watch, said: “Libel law as it stands is clearly not functioning properly, and is certainly not fit for a digital age. “If people are posting defamatory material, publishers have a […]

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