Parties agree press Charter deal

The three main political parties have reached a deal on a proposed royal charter for a new system of press regulation. The Government and the newspapers remain deadlocked after the industry reacted coldly to the latest proposals.

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Leveson: Recommendations don't risk press freedom

Lord Justice Leveson has arrived to give evidence in front of MPs.

Leveson admits there was always going to be strength of feeling about his report. He denies that his recommendations jeopardised the freedom of the press.

He seems a bit surprised at the Royal Charter idea, saying he didn't think of it and no-one suggested it at any stage.

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