Speaking to www.thejusticegap.com, Dr Evan Harris of Hacked Off described the history of press regulation in this country as ‘a history of cycles of failure’ where the press say that they’re going to self-regulate themselves effectively and don’t. He described the hacking scandal as ‘wholly, not only not prevented, but not detected’ and mentioned how the Press Complaints Commission also ‘shot the messenger’.
- Vote in our poll: IPSO: Will new press regulator prove to be another toothless poodle? on the hme page www.thejusticegap.com
- You can read the interview with Evan Harris by Bracken Stockley here
- You can read Juliet Shaw on Taking on the Daily Mail here