Leveson Enquiry

Though Huge Threats Remain, I Hope That We Are Turning a Corner on Press Freedom

Lord Black | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Politics
Lord Black

The whole of the British press - despite the fact that 95% of it was never involved in the hacking of phones which led to this crackdown - was subjected to a judicial inquiry with draconian powers, greater than those handed to the Chilcot Inquiry which is looking into the war in Iraq in which 100,000 people died... Not only has this been hugely dangerous for the press in Britain, it has robbed us of all moral authority to be able to try to help countries battling authoritarianism in establishing a free press.

Regulate The Internet Or Press Standards Will Fall

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

Mainstream journalistic standards could plunge if laws are not enforced against bloggers, Tweeters and websites, Lord Justice Leveson warned on Thursd...

'The Press Wreaked Havoc With Lives Of The Innocent'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK

Lord Justice Leveson has blamed the press for "wreaking havoc with the lives of innocent people" as he called for politicians to legislate to underpin...

More Evidence That the World's Biggest Newspaper Website is Misleading its Readers About Climate Change

Bob Ward | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK
Bob Ward

In a previous blog, I outlined the role that a UK newspaper, the Daily Mail, had played in a recent demonstration of the distorting and amplifying eff...

Paul McMullan: NoTW Editors Aware of Hacking - Leveson Enquiry

PA | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK

News of the World journalists hacked phones for their former editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson, one of the paper's ex-reporters has told the Lev...