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

One appreciates that journalism wasn't at the epicentre of those reports, they were concerning other institutions, other organisations, who were unlawfully trading in this information, but journalists were certainly there and they featured quite heavily in the second report. Do you feel that part of the reason why this may not have been drawn to your attention was that there was a general defensiveness about taking on journalists in the Metropolitan Police?

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