Media access: Eyes wide open

Sarah Williams considers an application by a journalist for a disclosure order in the context of steps towards further transparency in the family courts

Cases Referenced

  • Newman v Southampton City Council & ors (No 2: costs and the application for permission to appeal) [2020] EWHC 2148 (Fam)
  • Newman v Southampton City Council & ors [2020] EWHC 2103 (Fam)
  • Norfolk County Council v Webster & ors [2006] EWHC 2733 (Fam)
  • President’s Guidance (Applications Consequent upon the Attendance of the Media in Family Proceedings) [2009] 2 FLR 167
  • Re M (A Child) [2018] EWCA Civ 240
  • Re R (A Child) [2019] EWCA Civ 482
  • Re S (A Child) (identification: Restrictions on Publication) [2004] UKHL 47
  • Tickle v Council of the Borough of North Tyneside & ors [2015] EWHC 2991 (Fam)