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British Newspapers Reject UK Attempt at Press Regulation

Publishers representing the national and local newspaper and magazine industry warned that the Government’s Royal Charter published last month has “no support within the press”.

The industry will now apply for a Charter which it says would meet the recommendations of last year's Leveson Report into press standards without introducing any element of state-sponsored regulation.

Source: The Telegraph. Read full article. (link)

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