Simon Singh wins libel case

After two years of a long and drawn out battle, the BCA has finally caved in and announced they are withdrawing their libel action against Dr Simon Singh. Lawyers of Singh were advised after the BCA filed a notice of discontinuation in the high court. Singh was sued in April…

Dr Paul Offit, Amy Wallace and WIRED sued for libel in the US

In November 2009, journalist Amy Wallace wrote an article on the dangers of the anti-vaccine movement in America called ‘An epidemic of Fear, One Man’s Battle Against the Anti-Vaccine Movement‘ for WIRED magazine. She interviewed Dr Paul Offit, author of Autism’s False Profits and Vaccination, and Barbara Joe Fisher, the…