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

Yes, but it's -- with great respect, it demonstrates a failure to understand how a newspaper works. This was a showbusiness reporter. He wants to get a story. He approaches the public relations representative of Mr Grant and says he'd like to write a story about it. It would have been very helpful at that stage if that public relations expert had told the truth and we could have published a sensible story and it wouldn't have had to wait for it to break on an American website.

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