[ASC-list] Simon Singh libel case ...

Charles Willock charlesw at cse.unsw.EDU.AU
Thu Apr 1 16:53:17 UTC 2010


For those who have been following the Simon Singh case, ... among
many other links:

   A victory for free speech: Science writer Simon Singh wins 
   libel appeal over 'bogus chiropractic treatments' article 
   http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1262735/Simon-Singh-wins-libel-appeal-bogus-treatments-article.html

Full text of the judgement can be found on the British Chiropractic
website:

   http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2010/350.html


Cheers,
Charlesw



Also 

   Science writer wins 'fair comment' appeal
   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yHPO0FE0j7w

... for those who don't like being arbitrarily forced to upgrade their 
browsers video player to see it on the BBC / Guardian websites.

Background on Singh ...

   http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simon_Singh



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