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Twice, exactly. But really, nothing much happened as a result of that. In the end, the last Royal Commission kind of was more critical than the first two and then rather kind of held up its hands and said, "Oh, woe is us, we can't really do much about this". Then of course Colcutt 2 comes up with something which nobody who believes in press freedom could possibly agree with, namely this kind of court of the Star Chamber, basically.

Then what happens is the Press Council is actually in the end replaced with a body which had even a narrower remit than the Press Council did, which is an extraordinary position to have reached, in my view.

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