Articles Tagged 'Super-injunction'

Today’s UK Twitter Trends (Apr. 27): Imogen Thomas, Michael Winner

We’re looking at two people who have been trending today on Twitter in the UK – Michael Winner, for a famous phrase he’s said many times, and Imogen Thomas, for a famous name she can’t say at all. Imogen Thomas The former Big Brother contestant has acknowledged that she had an affair with a married soccer star […]

Today’s UK Twitter Trends (Apr. 26): Andrew Marr ‘Embarrassed’ by Super-Injunction

The only law that the peculiar British “super-injunction” seems guaranteed to uphold is the law of unintended consequences. A quick reminder: a super-injunction is a court-issued gag order preventing the media from reporting on a certain person or subject. Media outlets that violate a super-injunction can be prosecuted and fined. But it’s become increasingly obvious […]