Gagging orders are back in the news, it seems.
A High Court judge has made a “gagging order” prohibiting the media from publishing details of the divorce proceedings between Liam Gallagher and Nicole Appleton.
Mr Justice Mostyn continued a previously imposed reporting restriction order to prevent the press from reporting witness statements or evidence given in court in the ancillary relief hearing between the former Oasis frontman and the ex-All Saints singer.
The order means that journalists could report the topics that had come up during Mr Gallagher’s legal battle with his ex-wife in the Central Family Court in London, but that they could not publish details of the parties’ financial information.
Read more on Scottish Legal News.