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

You backed self-regulation. A totally free press is crucial to a freedom -- democratic society but on the other hand there should be a new regulator which must have some force, more convincing teeth, but you warned against paranoia and overreaction.

Can we be clear, Mr Clarke, what do you mean by self-regulation, in particular whether you're ruling out of account by the use of that term some sort of statutory architecture?

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