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

Finally on the editorial code then, look at the heading, "Subterfuge". It's the last page of the code before you turn to "Personal behaviour":

"Journalists should generally identify themselves as GNM employees when working on a story. There may be instances involving stories of exceptional public interest where this does not apply. That needs the approval of a head of department ..."

And so on. What is exceptional public interest and why have you chosen to put a higher test than a public interest test here?

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