General Terms and Condition
"Not the News of the World" is a free web site. It may be changed or withdrawn at any time without explanation.
Usage of this site is voluntary and imposes no obligation on the consumer, the operator, or the journalists, whether expressed or implied.
Stories are written by independent journalists or bloggers who are responsible for the content they provide. "Not the News of the World" does not undertake to edit or censor the content or entirety of any content.
"Not the News of the World" and any of it's staff (voluntary or otherwise) does not warrant the accuracy or independence of any story or opinion expressed by any contributor.
By use of this web site you acknowledge that you understand the open unedited nature of the site and that any information or understanding that you obtain from this site should be treated as unverified comment.
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Journalistic Terms and Conditions
Accurate and correct identity and contact information for the author should be provided before submitting any content and must be kept up to date.
All contributions must be original work.
All contributors must own copyright of any content offered for publication. This
includes both words and images
All stories submitted must be truthful and not misleading.
You accept full responsibility for the accuracy and sentiment of any story submitted. All stories should be adequately researched, and evidence obtained to support any allegations or potentially detrimental statements. "Not the News of the World" cannot defend you from any legal action taken against you.
All contributors must indemnify "Not the News of the World" and it's employees, operators, volunteers and fellow contributors from any legal consequences and damages caused by breach of the terms and conditions, unsubstantiated allegations, illegal activity, or by any other cause.
Any mistakes or inaccuracies must be corrected as soon as possible after discovery, and the article should indicate that such a correction has been made. If the correction corrects something which is detrimental to a person or organisation, an apology should be prominently displayed at the top of the body of the article, without admission of liability.
You must comply with the current ethics policy.
This web site is hosted in the UK and subject to it's laws. As such all contributors must comply with any local legal constraints, including but not limited to injunctions, contractual obligations, Official Secrets Act, and libel laws.
Publishing stories on this web site is completely voluntary, and places no obligation on you or this web site to continue to publish.
Currently all video is hosted by YouTube, and not directly on this web site. As such copyright issues are their concern. However, all contributors should avoid knowingly adding any video which they have reason to suspect may be subject to a copyright or other legal claim. Contributors should own copyright to any video content uploaded to YouTube by themselves, and ensure that all relevant legal releases are obtained prior to adding to this site.
By publishing on this web site you provide the web site with the right to publish that story ad infinitum
in any form, including all revision versions. Where possible you retain the right to use some or all of the content in other, non-exclusive, ways, as long as this does not conflict with our right to publish.
You may be an active contributor to this site and work on other web sites or publications as long as this is compatible with any legal obligations you may be subject to such as an employment contract.
All stories must be informative or entertaining, and not 'advertorials', or
otherwise primarily devised for the purpose of promoting a product or service.
All Stories should have be of interest across the UK and be relevant to current affairs.