Commentary on Cliff Richard v BBC [2018] EWHC 1837 (Ch) (18 July 2018)

There will be more to come later, no doubt – but here are some of the more substantial early reactions. The judgment itself is here.

Media experts alarmed at consequences of Cliff Richard ruling (Jim Waterson, Guardian, 19 July)

Cliff Richard judgment a new shift in legal balance between free speech and privacy (Robin Callender-Smith, Inforrm’s Blog, 20 July)

Cliff Richard’s win is our loss (Jon Holbrook, Spiked, 20 July)

Don’t Talk about Him: Sir Cliff Richard OBE v BBC (Samuel Beswick, New Private Law, 19 July)

Sir Cliff v BBC: A new era for police investigations? (Patricia Londono, UK Human Rights Blog, 19 July)

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