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Is your Lordship thinking of exemplary damages and whether they're going to be available in privacy cases? That's a potential problem.

Leaving that aside, I just think it's a line I wouldn't want to cross in any way. I suppose it's partly because I was brought up I suppose so long ago with that being the cardinal principle, that you had no interference, and one went traipsing in to see the judge in chambers, and if the defendant says I'm going to justify, that was it.

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