Prime Minister Cameron on Leveson Inquiry Report

British Prime Minister David Cameron reacted to Lord Justice Brian Leveson’s final report into the culture, practices, and ethics of… read more

British Prime Minister David Cameron reacted to Lord Justice Brian Leveson’s final report into the culture, practices, and ethics of the British press. The report followed a year-long investigation after revelations of telephone hacking and other illegal behavior surfaced at Rupert Murdoch’s News International. Prime Minister Cameron said that he agreed with most of Lord Justice Leveson’s recommendations, but not with proposals for new laws on grounds of “principles and practicality.” He said new laws were not necessary. He responded to questions from members of the House of Commons. close

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Program ID:
309685-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Nov 29, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 3, 2012

Airing Details

  • Nov 29, 2012 | 6:16pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 30, 2012 | 12:04am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 30, 2012 | 5:27am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 03, 2012 | 1:00am EST | C-SPAN 1