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Twitter urged to explain ban on journalist over NBC Olympic tweets

Media monitor, July 31: An Independent journalist lost access to his Twitter account because he revealed the corporate email address of an NBC executive on the social network
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Northcliffe accuses parody Twitter user of email hacking

Media monitor, July 30: The anonymous Twitter user behind a parody account of Northcliffe Media’s chief executive has been accused in a US court of email hacking, impersonation and defamation.
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No evidence to show anyone found twitter joke ‘menacing’

Media monitor, July 27: A Twitter user has won a legal victory after he was convicted for sending a “message of a menacing character”, which judges overturned Read more »

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PCC rejects complaint by Bell Pottinger against The Independent

Media monitor, July 26: The PCC has rejected a complaint by Bell Pottinger against The Independent following an exposé of the lobbying and communications firm
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DMGT newspaper ad revenue growth led by Mail Online

Media monitor, July 25: Daily Mail & General Trust has announced that the Mail Online has had an advertising growth of 69%, which has helped push total revenues up to £509m Read more »

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Alan Rusbridger gives evidence to the Leveson Inquiry

Media monitor, July 24: Alan Rusbridger has made his final submissions to the Leveson inquiry, suggesting that the new press regulator should deal with libel and privacy claims through an arbitral system
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‘Does Rupert Murdoch’s retreat mark his long goodbye to the UK?’

Media monitor, July 23: It was announced on Saturday that Rupert Murdoch has resigned as the director of News International, but what does this mean for the future of his UK newspapers? Read more »

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Simon Harwood trial judge’s stance could affect future of media

Media monitor, July 20: The judge of the Harwood trial has assessed how high-profile cases are reported in the internet age and how digital reporting might change Read more »

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Photographer sent to shoot McCanns’ first holiday ‘without Maddy’

Media monitor, July 19: Media monitor, July 19: A photographer told the Leveson Inquiry yesterday that he was sent to shoot Kate and Gerry McCann’s first holiday “without Madeleine” in 2008 Read more »

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Guardian reports a 15 per cent rise in operating losses

Media monitor, July 18: The Guardian has reported a 15 per cent rise in operating losses to £44.2m for the year to March 2012 and appealed for journalists willing to take voluntary redundancy Read more »

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