PCC is ‘farcical’, says ex-director of public prosecutions – The Guardian

Posted February 5th, 2010 in media, news by sally

“A leading lawyer tonight called for independent regulation of the press, and for ‘all credible media organisations’ to withdraw from the ‘farcical’ Press ­Complaints Commission. Sir Ken Macdonald, ­visiting professor of law at the LSE and the former director of public prosecutions, told an audience of editors and lawyers: ‘The press may think the PCC works, but they are living in a dream world. Nobody else does.'”

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The Guardian, 4th February 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk