News Litigation From fair to honest By The Lawyer 1 December 2010 15:33 17 December 2015 15:43 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Rachael Job 7 December 2010 at 13:27 I agree with Fair comment being changed to Honest comment as journalists need more freedom of speech. Reply Link Scep Tick 7 December 2010 at 16:17 The judgment doesn’t move libel on that much. See http://courtno83.blogspot.com for a different view. But it has to be said that, reading the judgment, you could form your own view on the merits of the claim fairly simply. Surely half-a-day per side in evidence would cement that view. No need for the huge expense of a lengthy trial. Just fast-track it. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.