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Statutory Underpinning: A Threat to Press Freedom?

Barendt, Eric (2013) Statutory Underpinning: A Threat to Press Freedom? Media Policy Blog (11 Apr 2013). Website.

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Newspaper bosses are considering their next move following the Royal Charter deal and many maintain their strong objections to the statutory underpinning proposed by Leveson. In an exclusive preview of his remarks at the upcoming Media Law after Leveson workshop in Oxford, Eric Barendt, Emeritus Professor of Media Law at University College London, looks back at the case made for statute and finds it lacking.

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
K Law > K Law (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 31 May 2017 08:01
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:15

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