Trafigura’s BBC libel case could be resolved today

A resolution is expected in the high court today, for the libel action brought against BBC Newsnight by oil traders Trafigura, the Guardian reports. A hearing is scheduled before Mr Justice Eady.

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Background: Last week, one of the BBC features on Trafigura from May 2009, was reported to have disappeared online. have made the video and text available.

When contacted Trafigura’s lawyers Carter-Ruck for comment yesterday, we were told a statement might be released today [Thursday]. BBC Newsnight, via its press office, did not wish to comment.

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