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MEDIA: Private lives

11 August 2016  

Andrew Stephenson analyses the prospects of legislation to protect the right of privacy

Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights provides that ‘everyone has the right to respect for his private and family life’. Article 10 provides that ‘everyone has the right to freedom of expression’. Article 13 requires that ‘everyone whose rights are violated shall have an effective remedy before a national authority’.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    PJS v News Group Newspapers Ltd [2016] UKSC 26