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The Section 5 Defamation Act 2013 Regulations: Cumbersome and of Questionable Benefit?

4 Mar 2014


It is suggested in this article that the Regulations contain a flaw that might encourage some website operators to manage their comments section in a way which is both detrimental to the interests of responsible free speech in a democratic society and contrary to the spirit of the legislation as a whole.

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