Culture Secretary: 'If the industry doesn't respond then the government will'

The Culture Secretary has issued a warning to the newspaper industry in the wake of the Leveson report saying that "if the industry doesn't respond then the government will".

Speaking to the House of Commons, Maria Miller said that maintaining the status quo was not an option for the industry and that the report had highlighted the scale and breath of abuse conducted by the press over the past few years.

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Press warned to act over Leveson

The Culture Secretary has warning the newspaper industry to take action over the Leveson report, saying "if the industry doesn't respond then the government will".