Category : The Sun

“Don’t Buy The Sun” campaign gathers momentum

alt informationOne year on from the exonerating Hillsborough inquest verdict, a campaign has gathered momentum. Its message is simple: “Don’t Buy The Sun”.

Padraig Reidy: Imagine being Katie Hopkins

alt informationWhat if your job, your career, was winding up an entire nation?

Padraig Reidy: Page 3 is an example of how free speech works

Fundamentally, The Sun’s topless Page 3 is an example of how free speech is supposed to work.

The Leveson effect

What should the Inquiry do? As little as possible, suggests Trevor Kavanagh. The press does not need licences like dogs and gun owners

UK: Ryan Giggs loses privacy damages claim against the Sun

A damages claim by Manchester United and Wales footballer Ryan Giggs against the Sun newspaper was thrown out by the High Court today. Giggs claimed that the tabloid had “misused” private information, and said he was entitled to claim damages for distress and breach of a right to privacy. Giggs was granted an injunction in April 2011 […]

UK: Ryan Giggs legally named as footballer behind Imogen Thomas ‘affair’ injunction

Manchester United’s Ryan Giggs has been named in court for the first time as the Premier League footballer with a high-profile privacy injunction against the Sun. At a hearing at the high court today, Giggs agreed to lift the anonymity part of the injunction that he brought in April 2011 to prevent the tabloid from publishing claims he had an extra-marital […]

UK troops banned from Page 3 website

The Ministry of Defence has banned UK troops in Iraq and Afghanistan from looking at The Sun’s website deeming it inappropriate for soldiers. Read more here