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

But regulation and the draft defamation bill are going -- people -- most people in this room -- well, the people campaigning want them to be together, and there is a big argument about public interest and what's in the public interest. Should there be a definition? At the moment, the draft defamation bill and the joint committee did not propose a definition. They did not think it was necessary for public interest -- for a definition of public interest, as did the privacy and injunctions committee. However, the proposals being put forward to you include a definition.

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