Is compulsory regulation of the print media compatible with Article 10 ECHR? – UK Human Rights Blog

Posted August 23rd, 2012 in freedom of expression, human rights, media, news by sally

“One of the possibilities being considered by Lord Justice Leveson as he writes the Report for Part 1 of his Inquiry is whether there should be compulsory regulation of the print media. One, widely discussed possibility is a statutory framework which would require any publisher with turnover or readership above a set threshold to join a ‘regulatory body’: compulsory regulation for large publishers.”

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UK Human Rights Blog, 22nd August 2012