About the Inquiry

At its meeting on 19 December 2017 the Committee agreed to request a briefing from Lord Pentland on the Scottish Law Commission's recently published report on defamation.  The purpose of the briefing was for the Committee to hear about this work and to investigate the Commission's findings.


The following written submissions were received:

At its meeting on 23 January 2018, the Committee received a briefing from the Scottish Law Commission on its recently published report on defamation.