And here's our latest hopeful claimant
Zelo Street had made jocular reference to a photo posted by @sketchaganda, which supposedly showed Master Cole holding a swan by the neck. He was not, of course, and after having a think about it, I withdrew the post. That was on March 1. Nothing happened for over a week. Then, on March 8, the Guardian published a profile of me. Only after that was a legal threat made. Readers will draw their own conclusions.
Note this was Retweeted by the @GuidoFawkes account
The letter, from Griffin Law, a legal practice in Kent, began as follows:
Then we arrive at the giveaway. And here it comes.
And there you have it.
a. A statement of opinion
b. The basis of the opinion is clearly set out
c. The basis of the opinion (the photograph) qualifies as privileged under s 3(7)(a) because publication of the photograph would have been defensible as a matter of public interest under s.4 of the Act.