Coroner: Press Should Be Ashamed

The coroner investigating the death of transgender primary school teacher Lucy Meadows says the media should be ashamed of themselves. “To the members of the press, I say shame. Shame on all of you,” Michael Singleton said on Tuesday in a furious tirade. The coroner said he would be writing to Culture Secretary Maria Miller over the […]

Tatchell: Use Leveson Report to Combat Homophobia

Peter Tatchell has described the Leveson Report on the press as a “welcome first step towards fairer, more responsible journalism, which will help curb newspaper homophobia and unjustified intrusions into the private lives of LGBT people.” He has expressed disappointment that David Cameron seems reluctant to ensure robust new legislation to combat journalistic excesses. Tatchell […]