Sky bid faces another hurdle as Avaaz wins right to legal challenge

Activists will challenge ruling that 21st Century Fox would be ‘fit and proper’ owner of SkyA campaigning group opposed to Rupert Murdoch’s takeover of Sky has won permission to launch a legal challenge to the media regulator’s ruling that the broadcaster would remain “fit and proper” to hold a UK licence if it was owned by 21st Century Fox.A high court judge said the activist group Avaaz would have its case for a judicial review of Ofcom’s decision heard before 30 June. Continue reading......

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