- Feb 25, 2011
A Bill to cap the amount of a media outlets that one person can own.
The Social Democrats Bill would also be retrospective.
"Speaking ahead of the bill being launched, Murphy said an ever-increasing proportion of our media outlets were being concentrated in too few hands.
This represents a potential threat to a free and open media which facilitates a vigorous democracy, she said.
Murphy pointed towards international debates and issues around fake news as a reason to have a pluralistic media environment.
New Bill aims to increase media plurality in Ireland · TheJournal.ie
Here's hoping ...