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Lib Deb Manifesto Calls For Leveson-Compliant Press Regulator Within a Year

The Liberal Democrat election manifesto calls for action from Parliament if the press continues to refuse to sign up to a regulator which complies with the Leveson report. The party also calls for greater protection for journalists: with a press freedom law, new public interest defences on criminal offences and giving journalists the right to argue in court against police requests to view their phone records. 

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