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

No. I think if you're publicly suspending somebody for four months without pay -- his reputation has been very, very severely damaged. The reputation of the Independent in relation to Johann Hari has been severely damaged. He produced cogent reasons why he did what he did. We are the Independent. We had to respect those. I don't think we covered up at all.

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