Archive for October 16th, 2009

Special Injunctions 101: A guide

PS… I can tell you – because I am not injuncted – that I am doing a podcast tomorrow with Mark Stephens of Finers Stephens Innocent on the subject of press freedom and special injunctions. Mark Stephens is a well known media lawyer and was on Newsnight on Thursday night discussing the Guardian gag and special injunctions.  We hope the podcast tomorrow will shed some light on what these special injunctions are and why Parliament needs to look into them.  Gordon Brown described special injunctions as ‘unfortunate’.  I think that Parliament may need to be a bit more robust than that.

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