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Elveden and the merits of independent scrutiny - Brian Cathcart

Leader writers and columnists are delighted that charges have been dropped against a number of journalists caught up in the Operation Eleven corrupt payment investigation, following earlier acquittals in similar cases. 407 more words

Leveson Inquiry

IPSO: the Inconvenient Truth, Part One - Jonathan Coad

Of making enemies Winston Churchill said; “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” Of making criticism Abraham Lincoln said; “ 2,223 more words

Media Regulation

Hacked Off: New Poll shows public wants legislation to implement Leveson

A YouGov poll of 1717 adults taken over 11-12 April 2015 for the Hacked Off Campaign has found that the public do not believe that press behaviour has improved since the phone hacking scandal, with almost 3 in 5 wanting tougher regulation of the press, and the same proportion wanting further Parliamentary action to deliver it. 686 more words

Leveson Inquiry

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

Released: 10/01/2014

Directed by: Steve McQueen

Rated: 15

Plot: In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. 233 more words

A2 Media Studies

Dicing with death: the sensational reporting of suicide and death to sell newspapers - Daisy Cooper

The daily newspapers in February made for sombre reading. There were five stories, comprising 13 articles, where editors used instances of suicide and death to sell papers. 2,103 more words

Media Regulation