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

I'd say my experience, my experience, my -- part of my reasoning behind thinking this story is one which we should run is that we'd already named five men as the murderers. To the best of my knowledge, they were already in south London, and in my opinion, my judgment, it was unlikely a story saying that there had been a DNA breakthrough in the case, or whatever I wrote at the time, fibre breakthrough, that they were likely to go on the run. They had been living with the shadow of being suspects for a long time, and that's an important consideration for us.

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