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Last year
Latest legal case by Sinn Féin TD heightens concern at potential chilling effect on media
Ombudsman hits out at politicians suing journalists in wake of Sinn Féin TD's suit against Irish Times
Press Ombudsman calls on politicians to use her office for complaints before legal routes
New journalism bursary launched in honour of Lyra McKee
Complaints about the media on the increase relating to recent protests
All time
Journalist and former NWCI chief Susan McKay appointed as Press Ombudsman
Majority of complaints about Covid-19 news articles linked to anonymous Facebook group
Press Ombudsman finds that story about schoolgirls' 'distracting' clothing breached accuracy principle
Press Ombudsman dismisses complaint from Jim Corr over Irish Daily Mirror's 'online quack' comment
Irish media 'threatened in a way that has not been seen before' due to Covid-19
Press Council raises concerns over 'imminent threats' to financial stability of journalism industry
Ross O'Carroll Kelly column did not 'promote negative hatred' towards English people - Press Ombudsman
Press council rules that controversial cartoon of Serena Williams was 'not racist' and in public interest
Press Council attacks 'unaccountable' social media for 'giving space to conspiracy theorists'
Complaint from Communicorp over Irish Times article on George Hook controversy won't go further
'Someone attempts to take their life every 9 minutes' claims Minister
Juries shouldn't put a price on defamation, says Press Council chief
Press Council looking for a new chairperson - no media figures may apply
Journalists warned that reporting suicide details can lead to 'copycat' deaths
So what articles in the press had people complaining last year?
Tributes are flowing in for former Herald editor Paul Drury
Meet the new boss, journalists: Peter Feeney to become the 2nd ever Press Ombudsman
Press Council wants to "embrace new as well as legacy media"
What does it take to be the Press Ombudsman?
Swedish queen lodges press complaint over swastika cartoon
Press Council defends record after Denis O'Brien libel action
Danish celeb magazine to print Kate photos tomorrow
Shatter to examine privacy legislation after publication of Kate pictures
Pat Rabbitte criticises descent of media into "corrosive cynicism"