Interfering with editorial judgement, making 'good television and the loss of the public interest defence

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Abstract

The recent decisions in Richard v BBC and Ali v Channel 5 Broadcast Ltd have highlighted the need for the media to employ professional broadcasting in order to protect individuals whose private life is affected by the transmission of public interest stories.
Original languageEnglish
Article number3
Pages (from-to)102-116
Number of pages15
JournalCommunications Law
Volume24
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 20 Sep 2019

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Interfering with editorial judgement, making 'good television and the loss of the public interest defence. / Foster, Steve.

In: Communications Law, Vol. 24, No. 3, 3, 20.09.2019, p. 102-116.

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