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Press anger at regulation deal

The Financial Times has become the latest newspaper to oppose the all-party endorsed press regulation proposals. The FT joins an opposition press group that includes The Times, The Daily Telegraph, the Daily Mirror and the Daily Mail.

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FT attacks 'unsatisfactory' press regulation plans

The FT joins an opposition press group that includes The Times, The Daily Telegraph, the Daily Mirror and the Daily Mail. Credit: Bodo Marks

The Financial Times has become the latest newspaper to oppose the all-party endorsed press regulation proposals.

The newspaper said the proposed new regime, following the Leveson inquiry, is "unsatisfactory" under a headline of "a muddle may be as bad as a muzzle".

"Too many hours and too much money have been spent on a process which has delivered a deeply unsatisfactory result," it concluded.

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