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

Well, we used to have an offence of malicious libel. I think that was a mistake to take that offence away.

A classic example of limitations on freedom of speech is of course shouting "fire" in a crowded theatre. Obviously there are limitations and I'm not a complete absolutist, but I think us something that's been lost currently in the troubles the media are having is the need for freedom of speech and freedom of the press.

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