Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 69 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 939
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Waller, Clarke and Laws LJJ

Representation James Price QC and Jonathan Barnes (instructed by Richards Butler) for the claimants.
  Desmond Browne QC and Justin Rushbrooke (instructed by Lee & Thompson) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 4 July 2002

Catchwords

Libel and slander - Publication - Repeat of slander - Claimants alleging slander by defendant - Incident receiving considerable press coverage - Claimants alleging loss as a result of press coverage - Defendant successfully applying for allegations relating to press coverage to be struck out of pleadings - Whether allegations should have been struck out.

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