Name Suppression Orders and Web 2.0 Media: the New Zealand Experience

Authors

  • Jonathan Barrett Open Polytechnic, New Zealand

Abstract

This commentary discusses the impact of Web 2.0 media on name suppression orders in New Zealand criminal trials. Specific consideration is given to offenders who are well known as they are most likely to attract the attention of bloggers.

Author Biography

Jonathan Barrett, Open Polytechnic, New Zealand

Associate Professor, Accounting and Law, School of Business

Downloads

Published

2012-01-12

Issue

Section

Commentaries