Royal Charter Granted for Press Regulation

PARN Global News Article - 30 October 2013

Royal Charter Granted for Press Regulation

Will the newspapers sign up to it and will it work? pressreg

The cross-party royal charter for press regulation was approved at a specially-convened Privy Council meeting on 30 October 2013. Now newspapers will have to decide whether to sign up to the new system of regulation, a recognition body will be set up and the press will be expected to set up the self-regulator. If, after a year, there is still no regulator in place, the recognition panel will be asked to report back to Parliament. 

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