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Activist David Webb loses appeal against order to cut links to ‘private’ court decisions

An independent statutory body has ruled that hyperlinks to court judgments must be removed from an activist’s website, because they disclosed the identity of a person whose name was redacted in the judgments. Activist David Webb complained that the decision established a “right to be forgotten” without any proper legislation, which will make public data private. One female member of […]