Media have exemption on using drink drive pics

Mugshots of drink drivers could be used under a journalistic exemption from data rules, advised Press Gazette’s law writer in July 2014; but one force had to be pushed to release them. Read more

Note: this story was uploaded to Media Law Matters before the implementation of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation directive, which toughens up data protection law, from May 2018. 

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