The British Broadcasting Corporation (‘BBC’) found itself in the embarrassing position of being fined £28,000 recently after admitting being in contempt of Court.
Why was the BBC in trouble?
On the morning of 17 November 2020, the BBC made a video and audio recording of half a day’s hearing in the Planning Court before Holgate J. The Judge was hearing argument on the first...Read More
In a civil case this week involving Jet2 Holidays, Karl and Laura Hughes now face contempt of court proceedings after they claimed that they had suffered sickness while on a package holiday. They said they had food poisoning caused by eating contaminated food or drink or swimming in the hotel’s unsanitary pool. In witness statements, Mr & Mrs Hughes said that they became ill on the second...Read More