Academy award-winning Reese Witherspoon – drunk and disorderly

Academy award-winning actress Reese Witherspoon was arrested last month after police stopped the car her husband, Hollywood agent Jim Toth, was driving to give him a sobriety test. Witherspoon wouldn’t stay in the car when asked to do so by the officer and was given a disorderly conduct charge. Continue reading

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Free Press Standards – could the UK be the first country in the free world to legislate to regulate? Or was a full scale inquiry into the UK press a waste of time?

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A report by Lord Justice Leveson recommended how to keep the practices of the UK press in check for the future – only he forgot the part about the future

This week, the UK Prime Minister, editors of national newspapers and campaigners alike have been pouring energies into answering a call outlined in a new report for a radical reform of UK media regulation. Continue reading