CPS press release was not defamatory
Bukovsky v Crown Prosecution Service  EWCA 1529 Civ
- Related Member(s):
- Gavin Millar QC
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Media and Information Law
- Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
The appellant contended that the Charging Announcement published by the respondent, although substantially true, contained words with a separate defamatory ‘sting’ which indicated that he was involved in the production of indecent images of children. The Court dismissed the appeal.
Gavin Millar QC was involved in this case.
 EWCA 1529 Civhttps://www.matrixlaw.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Bukovsky-v-CPS.doc