Session 2012 - 13
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Notices of Amendments


given on


Wednesday 13 June 2012


Public Bill Committee


Defamation Bill


Court orders restricting ability to make statements


John Hemming




To move the following Clause:—



In issuing any order restricting any individual’s freedom to make statements in


respect of any court action relating to defamation the court shall not include any


provision which prevents the individual concerned or any other individual from


passing information relevant to any regulatory requirements to any regulator


including the police, and the following statement shall be included in each such


court order—


  “Nothing in this order shall prevent any individual from making a


complaint to any regulatory body including the police or passing any


information to any regulatory body including the police.”.’.



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