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

I assume that some people, who -- I, by this time, knew that there was some evidence that some people had accepted excessive hospitality, for example -- did not regard that as improper, and I made the assumption that that must also be true of some people who accepted money, because what I was told was that some people accepted money for giving information to the press such as "Celebrity X is going to be at the police station today", felt that they were just being treated like any member of the public would be who rang up the tabloid. So I think there were a few people who thought like that. But the point I was trying to make was that most people didn't think like that.

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