Press regulation: Group of six appointed to kick-start new watchdog – The Guardian

Posted March 8th, 2013 in bills, complaints, media, news by tracey

“The former supreme court judge, Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers, has established a six-strong ‘foundation group’ to kick start the establishment of a new press regulator, the chairman of the Press Complaints Commission has announced. Lord Hunt, who was tasked with transitioning the PCC into the new regulator, said on Thursday that he is hoping the move will help extricate the process of setting up a new watchdog out of the ‘quagmire’ it has been stuck in since the Leveson report was published in November.”

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The Guardian, 7th March 2013