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In part, but I think also to clarify, in libel prior notification isn't an absolute requirement. It may be a requirement as part of a series of hurdles in the Reynolds defence on a public interest issue, where a libel -- a publication may be largely accurate but there is some inaccuracy in the mix. I think what Max Mosley and others have called for is an absolute requirement for privacy, which I think is problematic.

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