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

I'm happy to start, sir. On the first question, the self-denying ordinance, News International's consistent position has been to pay heed to your mantra, as you've called it, that you're not going to make findings about who did what to whom, but importantly, you added on several occasions "or with whose knowledge".

We submit that that mantra has been sensible. It's helped us to proceed expeditiously with the evidence because we haven't challenged the detail.

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