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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Wednesday 13 June 2012

 

Public Bill Committee


 

Defamation Bill

 

Court orders restricting ability to make statements

 

John Hemming

 

NC1

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

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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