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Lachaux: Independent and Standard apply to the Supreme Court for permission to appeal

Further to previous posts in the case, I have been instructed by Independent Print Ltd and Evening Standard Ltd to apply to the Supreme Court for permission to appeal the decision of the Court of Appeal. The proposed appeal raises fundamental issues in relation to the meaning and effect of section 1 of the Defamation Act 2013.

The application was filed today (30 October). The grounds of appeal are here.