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Bloomberg loses landmark privacy case at UK Supreme Court

The Outreach | 18/02/2022 11:07 AM | Click to read full article

The Court ruled that criminal suspects have “a reasonable expectation of privacy” before they are charged Britain’s highest court has ruled that a business executive who was investigated over suspected fraud had a right to keep his identity private – a ruling media groups said would make it harder for journalists to expose crimes by the rich and powerful.

The UK court judgement to sided with an individual’s right to privacy over the public’s right to know.