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Leveson report: essential reading

Prospect's pick of the reactions

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David Cameron opposes Lord Leveson's proposal of legislation to help regulate the press (photo: The Prime Minister's Office)

Prospect’s pick of the responses to Lord Leveson’s 2000-page report into the British press:

1. Editorial: There is only one flaw in Lord Justice Leveson’s epic verdict – but it’s a crucial flaw (The Independent)

The paper praises much of the report but takes issue with its endorsement of legislation, calling instead for independent regulation.

2. Towards a grand bargain with the press by Philip Stevens (The Financial Times)

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