Junk food advertising rules are a pantomime

Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Jane Martin

One of the lesser news stories of the past week was an announcement by the Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB) that they have won an award for self-regulation. One wonders what that means exactly. Were they self-awarded? Who regulated the judging criteria?

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