Media organisations today lost a challenge against continuing restrictions on reporting a terrorism trial which was held in conditions of unprecedented secrecy.
The case centred on what should now be allowed to be reported following the Old Bailey trial of law student Erol Incedal.
The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Thomas, and two other judges at the Court of Appeal in London had heard from a lawyer ... Read full story
Regional newspapers and their journalists can register and enter the Society of Editors Regional Press Awards for 2015 at www.regionalpressawards.org.uk. The Awards will celebrate the best of British regional and local newspaper journalism in 2015.
The Society of Editors, supported by Camelot since 2001, organises the awards on behalf of the industry.
The awards are made possible by the ... Read full story
The success of an experiment which will give reporters and members of the public access to Court of Protection hearings will depend on the ability of the press to "act responsibly", according to a specialist lawyer.
Hearings in the Court of Protection, which was set up under the 2005 Mental Capacity Act, have mostly been held behind closed doors - although judges sit in public when they consider ... Read full story
A Croydon Advertiser reporter has been given permission to take his fight against a police harassment notice to a judicial review.
Gareth Davies is ... Read full story
A senior reporter has won an annual award for exceptional performance in the National Qualification for Journalism (NQJ), making it her third NCTJ ... Read full story
Ireland's Attorney General has asked the Law Reform Commission to examine the issue of whether defamation claims should be allowed over reports of ... Read full story
A pilot scheme begins today which will see the public and media gain access to Court of Protection hearings across England and Wales for the first ... Read full story
Review commissioners should think hard about the evidence from the Society of Editors and the Press Association before daring to water down the ... Read full story
Gavin Foster, Managing Editor of JP's three North East daily titles, has been named the new chair of the North East region of the Society of ... Read full story
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