Vardy v Rooney: QBD 29 Jul 2022

The claimant alleged that the defendant had falsely accused her of passing details of the defendant’s private life to journalists. The defendant said that the allegation was true.
Held: The action failed. The material written by the defendant was substantially true.


The Hon Mrs Justice Steyn DBE


[2022] EWHC 2017 (QB)


Bailii, Judiciary


England and Wales


See AlsoVardy v Rooney QBD 20-Nov-2020
Trial of meaning as a preliminary issue in this claim for libel. . .
See AlsoVardy v Rooney and Another QBD 14-Feb-2022
Further pre-trial applications – joinder of further action – amendments – further information – disclosure – Instagram application . .
See AlsoVardy v Rooney QBD 29-Apr-2022
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Defamation, Torts – Other

Updated: 04 August 2022; Ref: scu.679847