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

They do have to be build up again. They do, and every time there's another -- for want of another word -- another fuss about this type of behaviour, we get the backlash. So a straightforward court report will perhaps, as an example -- and it's not a fictitious one. This is real. Some guy's gone down for his crime and his mother rings the news desk and says, "He didn't mean to beat him up. He's a good lad, really, my son, and I know what you people are like because I've read what's happening with journalists." So we've had: "I've been watching the Leveson Inquiry. I know how you people work."

Now, the stain from what has happened to trigger this Inquiry and a number of reports tends to spread across all sections of the media.

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