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I would agree that I think we have to separate adjudication, conciliation and investigation. They are completely different. I think that obviously an investigation is something that would only be triggered if something was going on that was more than the concern about one particular individual event. And I think we could all look back over the last ten, certainly over the last ten years and see where clearly patterns were arising, and one would like to imagine that a regulatory body that was concerned with the press would be looking for those kinds of patterns where something clearly was happening over a long period of time or, in the case of the McCanns, it was an accumulation of coverage.

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