An Inquiry Into the Culture, Practices and Ethics of the Press: Report

HC 780

Lord Justice Leveson
TSO (The Stationery Office)

The Leveson Inquiry was set up to examine the culture, practices and ethics of the press. This four volume report is divided into 12 parts:

  • The Inquiry

  • The Press and the Public Interest

  • The Press

  • Standards

  • rossing Legal Boundaries: the Criminal and Civil Law

  • The Culture, Practices and Ethics of the Press: the Press and the Public

  • The Press and the Police: the Relationship

  • The Press and Data Protection

  • The Press and Politicians

  • Aspects of Regulation; the Law and the Press Complaints Commission

  • Regulatory Models for the Future

  • Summary of Recommendations.

The report sets out 92 recommendations including:

  • That an independent self-regulatory regime should be established and governed by an Independent Board

  • That the Board should adopt a standards code advised by a Code Committee

  • That an independent and effective system of self-regulation is needed.

  • That Party leaders, ministers and opposition spokesmen should consider publishing any long term relationships with media proprietors or newspaper editors and provide details of all meetings with media proprietors etc. on a quarterly basis.

Extent 4 volumes ISBN 9780102981063
Size A4 Price £240.00
Format Paperback Published 29 Nov 2012
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