Reply to post: Re: Key Point

Info Commissioner tears into Google's 'call us journalists' trial defence

Andrew Orlowski (Written by Reg staff)

Re: Key Point

"The case hinges on whether a random search is basic journalism requiring reasonable judgement about the reliability of the information, relevance, importance, etc to the final result."

It should do, as this is a sensible description. But the UK Courts have already established that journalism may mean distribution of documents written by others, and this is what Google is arguing it does.

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