TO BE MOVED
IN GRAND COMMITTEE
[Supplementary to the Marshalled List]
LORD HUNT OF WIRRAL
Page 1, line 4, at end insert—
“( ) For the avoidance of doubt, a claimant includes representatives of a person who has deceased.
( ) Where a claimant is a representative of a person who has deceased, a statement is only defamatory if its publication is so gross as to cause serious harm to individuals or a breach of the peace.”
LORD PHILLIPS OF SUDBURY
Lord Phillips of Sudbury gives notice of his intention to oppose the Question that Clause 5 stand part of the Bill.