Leveson Inquiry: Module 4

Module 4: Recommendations for a more effective policy and regulation that supports the integrity and freedom of the press while encouraging the highest ethical standards.

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29 November 2012:

Lord Justice Leveson’s 1,987-page report establishes the findings of his 17-month inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press.

The Report has been published at http://www.official-documents.gov.uk/document/hc1213/hc07/0780/0780.asp

The Executive Summary has been published at http://www.official-documents.gov.uk/document/hc1213/hc07/0779/0779.asp

A copy of Lord Justice Leveson’s statement has been published at Remarks by Lord Justice Leveson – 29 November 2012 (pdf, 36KB)

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As part of the Module 4 process, the Inquiry has published Draft Criteria for an effective Regulatory Regime (pdf, 11.2KB).  Lord Justice Leveson has also invited the industry and others to comment on these draft criteria and to submit proposals for elements of a new regulatory regime for the press.

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24 July 2012:

Submissions:

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Martin Clarke (2) – (3) – (4) – Exhibit MC1  |   Chris Blackhurst (2)  |  Terry Hunt (2)  |  Adrian Faber (2)  |  David Allen Green (2)  |  Neil Doran (2)  |  Camilla Wright (2)  |  Liz Hartley (4)  |  Lloyd Embley (3)  |  Jonathan Russell (3)  |  James Harding (3)  |  James Harding (4)  |

Ian Hislop (3)  |  Dominic Mohan (3) – (4) – Exhibit DJM4  |  Carla Buzasi (3)  |  Alan Rusbridger (3)  |  Paul Staines (3)  |  Assistant Chief Constable Jerry Kirkby (3)  |  Rosie Nixon (2)  |  Ian MacGregor (2)  |  Timothy Gordon (2)  |  Martin Townsend (2) – (3)  |

Lisa Byrne (2) – Exhibit LLB2  |  Lionel Barber (2)  |  John Mulholland (2)  |  Hugh Whittow (2)  |  Gareth Morgan (2)  |  Dawn Nessom (2)  |  David Brookes (2)  |

Chris Bryant MP – Exhibit CJB1 – CJB2 – CJB3 – CJB4 – CJB5 – CJB6 – CJB7 – CJB8 – CJB9 – CJB10 –
CJB11 – CJB12 – CJB13 – CJB14 – CJB15 – CJB16(1) – CJB16(2)  |

Anne Pickles  |  Ian Stewart  |  Robert Sinclair Irvine  |  Tony Gallagher (2) – (3) – Exhibit TG1  |

Transcripts:  Morning Hearing 24 July 2012  |  Afternoon Hearing 24 July 2012  |

23 July 2012:

Submissions:

Closing Submissions by: Neil Garnham QC; Gavin Millar QC; and James Dingemans QC

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Transcripts:  Morning Hearing 23 July 2012 (DAC Sue Akers: page 1; Closing submissions by Neil Garnham QC; page 28)  |  Afternoon Hearing 23 July 2012 (Closing submissions by Gavin Millar QC: page 1; Closing submissions by James Dingemans QC: page 48)  |

23-24 July 2012

18 July 2012:

Submissions:

Professor Steven Barnett (taken as read on the afternoon of Monday 9 July 2012)  |  Dr Damian Tambini (LSE) – Annex 1 – Annex 2  |  Max Mosley – Covering Letter from Max Mosley |

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Matthew Sprake  |

Transcripts: Morning Hearing 18 July 2012 (Max Mosley: page 1; Dr Damian Tambini: page 27; Professor Steven Barnett: page 76)  | Afternoon Hearing 18 July 2012  |

17 July 2012:

Submissions:

Ofcom – Covering Letter from Ofcom  |

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Robin Foster – Exhibit 1  |

Transcripts: Morning Hearing 17 July 2012 (Philip Coppel QC: page 1; Steve Unger: page 52; Stuart McIntosh: page 52;)  |  Afternoon Hearing 17 July 2012 (Claire Enders: page 44) |

16 July 2012:

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Transcripts: Morning Hearing 16 July 2012  |  Afternoon Hearing 16 July 2012  |

16-18 July 2012

13 July 2012:

Submissions:

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Transcripts: Morning Hearing 13 July 2012 (Professor James Curran: page 1; Angela Phillips: page 1; Professor John Horgan: page 49)  |  Afternoon Hearing 13 July 2012 (Hugh Tomlinson QC: page 1; Lara Fielden: page 63)  |

12 July 2012:

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Transcripts: Morning Hearing 12 July 2012 (Professor Roy Greenslade: Page 1; Tim Suter: page 46; Colette Bowe: Page 74; Ed Richards: Page 74)  |  Afternoon Hearing 12 July 2012 (Colette Bowe: Page1; Ed Richards: Page 1; Sir Charles Gray: Page 10; David Thomas: Page 50)  |

10 July 2012:

Submissions:

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Transcripts: Morning Hearing 10 July 2012 (Lord Hunt: page 1; Michelle Stanistreet: page 48; Professor Chris Frost; Page 48)  |  Afternoon Hearing 10 July 2012 (Martin Moore: Page 17)  |

9 July 2012:

Leveson LJ’s opening remarks 9 July 2012

Submissions:

Lord Hunt of Wirral  |  Lord Black of Brentwood – Annex B – Annex C – Annex D  |  Big Brother Watch(taken as read)  |  the London Muslim Centre and East London Mosque(taken as read)  |  Federation of Poles in Great Britain(taken as read)  – Further Submission by the Federation of Poles in Great Britain(taken as read)  |  Submission by Barry Turner (Lincoln University)(taken as read)  |

Witness Statements and Hearing Transcripts:

Transcripts:  Morning Hearing 9 July 2012  |  Afternoon Hearing 9 July 2012  |

9-13 July 2012

Submissions on The Future Regime for the Press:

1 July 2012:

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