The transcripts of the official inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press. More…

The only strength of the PCC is that it does circulate newspapers with pleas that they should stop harassing people. The other strength of the PCC, in its own eyes, I guess, is that it works as a sort of political fixer, managing to keep the government and the royal family off the backs of the newspapers, especially when they've gone too far. These are not very great strengths, in my view.

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