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High profile divorce fuels discussion on family court reporting – Appleton v Gallagher

By Jonathan Barnes

Publisher: Lexis®PSL
Date of Publication: 1 Oct 2015


The divorce proceedings between Liam Gallagher and his ex-wife Nicole Appleton have opened up the discussion on what the media can report on in family courts. In this article, 5RB‘s Jonathan Barnes, examines the issues raised by the case concerning reporting restrictions and the challenges facing lawyers and their clients.

This article was first published on Lexis®PSL on 1 October 2015

5RB‘s Jacob Dean acted for News Group Newspapers.


High profile divorce fuels discussion on family court reporting