Defamation Bill

Defamation Bill Moves To End The Rule Of The Trolls

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.08.2012 | UK Tech

The age of the troll could be over. Websites might be forced to unmask people who post defamatory statements online. Under new government propo...

Defamation Bill Aims To Reform Current Libel Laws

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2012 | UK Politics

Major reforms of the libel laws which will see would-be claimants having to show they have suffered serious harm to their reputations, or are likely t...

Boost to Freedom of Expression in the UK - London Set to Lose Its Label as Global Capital for Libel Tourism?

Kirsty Hughes | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Politics
Kirsty Hughes

Our libel laws affect what we can write, what we read, what we discuss - online and offline. The Queen's Speech on 9 May may, just, strike a blow for freedom of expression that will benefit authors, researchers, journalists, bloggers and others, not only in the UK but around the world.