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Charles Moore: I’m on Twitter! But what do I say?

Plus: The Daily Mail's journalistic code of honour vs Leveson's

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AS THE WHOLE Leveson wrangle approaches its climax (or anti-climax), one collateral, innocent victim of it all is the Queen. The government ruse to make its proposed system of statutory regulation seem less objectionable was to burble on about a Royal Charter and the Privy Council. By doing so, it hoped to put the matter beyond politics.

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