John Battle

John Battle

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Televising the courts: a new beginning

John Battle, ITN’s Head of Compliance, on the new rules, the background to the changes, and what the future holds.

This legal term sees a significant turning point for our legal system; televising of proceedings in the Court of Appeal begins. Although Supreme Court judgments can already be viewed on a dedicated YouTube channel, and live proceedings seen on a Sky News website, this is the first time that the public has seen footage of the Court of Appeal. It could open the door, in due course, to extending filming to trial courts.

30 November 2013
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