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Yes, I understand that. I understand that, and it may be that the criticisms shouldn't be linked to individuals and it may be I'll have to think about how I deal with that in the report, but in order to provide appropriate Rule 13 notice, I have to identify the general concern that I have and provide the evidential basis for it. So that, it seems to me, as I read Rule 13, demands that I do the exercise to which I have just referred.

Now, it may be -- and this might be a wonderful way of shortening the report -- that I can say that I did provide all sorts of evidential justifications for the criticisms but because I don't want to name anybody, I'm not going if to give them to you, and if you want to read them, then there is 70-odd days of transcript available to all. They can get on with it.

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