Eight newspapers pay libel damages to Christopher Jefferies – The Guardian

Posted July 29th, 2011 in damages, defamation, media, news by tracey

“Eight national newspapers have made public apologies today to Christopher Jefferies for the libellous allegations made against him following the murder of Joanna Yeates. The titles – The Sun, Daily Mirror, Sunday Mirror, Daily Record, Daily Mail, Daily Star, The Scotsman and Daily Express – have also agreed to pay him substantial libel damages, thought to total six figures.”

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The Guardian, 29th July 2011

Source: www.guardian.co.uk