Posts Tagged: libel reform campaign

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London says goodbye to libel tourists

Government promises to bring new libel law into effect by end of the year Libel Reform Campaign marks most significant reform of English libel law since 1843 The Defamation Act is a victory for citizens’ groups and democratic pressure Scientists, authors, human rights activists, consumer champions and citizens gathered last night to celebrate the passing

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Libel Reform Campaign condemns introduction of “Leveson” into Defamation Bill

Libel Reform Campaign to government – “Don’t kill the Defamation Bill” The Libel Reform Campaign is urging the government not to drop the Defamation Bill after it was amended in the House of Lords to include proposals from the Leveson Report. Late Wednesday evening, Labour Peers packed the Lords Committee stage of the Defamation Bill

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