Prescott appears before Leveson

Lord Prescott of Hull has appeared before the Leveson inquiry into press standards. The former deputy Prime Minister has been called before the panel, as they look into relations between the media and the police.

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Prescott claims he was victim of conspiracy between press and police

The former Deputy Prime Minister Lord Prescott says he believes he was the victim of a "conspiracy of silence" between members of the press and certain police officers in the aftermath of the phone hacking scandal. The former Hull East MP made the claims at the Leveson inquiry into media ethics.

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