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

Yes. We received a court report from the Press Association, which is a reputable agency with a reputation around the world, and the reporter made a mistake and got the wrong Mr Smith and we, along with, I think, the Telegraph and the Times, published that in good faith because, you know, PA is, as I said, a normally reliable service. When we realised there had been a terrible mistake, we took immediate action and in the next edition of the paper we published a full apology and I believe we gave Mr Smith some damages as well. So we confronted and took on the issue within 24 hours.

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