March 20, 2013

Sad News for Britain’s Libel Laws

A Note from Lawrence Wright

There was such hope when I visited the House of Lords last month that UK's notorious libel laws could be reformed. Now, they have been — for the worse, it appears.

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March 02, 2013

Britain’s Libel Laws Lead to Ban of “Going Clear”

A Note from Lawrence Wright

I had the chance to speak to members of the House of Lords who are considering the new defamation bill that would allow my book and other public-interest journalism to be published in the UK. Now, it's essentially banned because of the libel laws.

POSTED IN: Going Clear, Links