Denise Van Outen, John Leslie, Hugh Grant, Rhys Ifans… Press Gazette lists 98 people lined up to sue Mirror Group newspapers in the wake of the phone hacking scandal (May 2015). Read more
The BBC’s legal correspondent contributed a brief but helpful note on the rise of privacy law in one of the many stories about celebrities being awarded tens of thousands of pounds in phone hacking cases. Read it here
Female genital mutilation is a growing issue in the media so journalists and media students may well find themselves affected by new lifelong anonymity for victims. McNae’s Essential Law for Journalists has an update on it.