Monthly Archives: March 2013

The role of Australia’s mass media regulations in the death of Jacintha Saldanha. Part 3 ‘O’: The unanswerable question; Why?

How, Who, What, When, Where, and toughest of all, the question of Why? In an hour or so the inquest into the death of Jacintha Saldanha will try seek to answer to some of these complex, interacting questions.  [ Note: … Continue reading

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The role of Australia’s mass media regulations in the death of Jacintha Saldanha. Part 3n, section 5:- Some are more equal than others.

“The ACMA does not investigate politicians or participants in broadcasts.” [ The short link URL for this postings is: http://wp.me/p1n8TZ-dL ] I believe that the unstated point to be added to the above “does not investigate” comment is that it … Continue reading

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The role of Australia’s mass media regulations in the death of Jacintha Saldanha. Part 3m: Are the Australian and British Governments trying to rig the Jacintha Saldanha Inquest, section 4?

Relatives and friends of Jacintha Saldanha should be gravely concerned by Assistant Secretary Jared Henry’s statement that “the ACMA is investigating.” Whilst that statement may sound reassuring, a close examination of how the ACMA Broadcasting Investigations Section actually conducts investigations … Continue reading

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The role of Australia’s mass media regulations in the death of Jacintha Saldanha. Part 3m: Are the Australian and British Governments trying to rig the Jacintha Saldanha Inquest, section 3?

Are the Australian and British Governments trying to rig the Jacintha Saldanha Inquest? Check out page 3 of Assistant Secretary Jarad Henry’s letter and you will find that he concludes this 3-page letter in the same way that he started; … Continue reading

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The role of Australia’s mass media regulations in the death of Jacintha Saldanha. Part 3m: Are the Australian and British Governments trying to rig the Jacintha Saldanha Inquest?

Are the Australian and British Governments trying to deliberately rig the Jacintha Saldanha Inquest? I am no expert in legal matters but it very much looks as thought this may be what is happening. [Note: the short link URL for … Continue reading

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The role of Australia’s mass media regulations in the death of Jacintha Saldanha. Part 3L: Professional Negligence: the foreseeable risks?

Did professional negligence combine with a culture of reckless indifference to cause the tragic death of Jacintha Saldanha? [ READERS NOTE: I have re-drafted my initial posting of Part 3L in order to focus on some key empirical facts that … Continue reading

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