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

On a major decision we will let the managing editor know what we're going to do but we don't consult them as such. We don't seek permission to take a position. It's a courtesy to inform them what position the paper is going to take, but there's no process for them to -- commercial people to come in and say, "We think you should be doing this because we think we're going to be in a stronger commercial position should you do this". That doesn't take place.

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