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

It might be, sir, but if you're looking at the conduct of journalism and ethics, then part of the reason they've been giving you that they had need to be so intrusive in unusual ways into the lives of politicians is politicians never give them any information, and the Freedom of Information Act is a way that journalism -- it's a tool of their trade now. They use it every day, and there are suggestions that the Act itself will be watered down, so I think if we want to support good, ethical journalism, we need a legislative framework that allows journalists open access to public -- government information.

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