Reporting restrictions were to be maintained as a departure from open justice was strictly necessary given the evidence
Guardian News & Media Ltd & Ors v Incedal  EWCA Crim 11
- Related Member(s):
- Anthony Hudson QC, Ben Silverstone
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Media and Information Law, Crime and Regulatory Law, Public Law
- Court of Appeal
Challenge to the order made by Nicol J dismissing the appellants’ application to have reporting restrictions which applied during the trial of Erol Incedal varied, so as to permit the publication of reports on the hearings held in private, which certain accredited journalists had been permitted to attend.
Anthony Hudson QC and Ben Silverstone were involved in this case.