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Phonehacking and press reforms: beware dangerous dogs

Beckett, Charlie (2011) Phonehacking and press reforms: beware dangerous dogs. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (17 Jul 2011). Blog Entry.

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Back in 1991 a Conservative government rushed out legislation in response to a sudden spate of Pit Bull attacks on people. 20 years on and there are more dodgy canines than ever and regular incidents of children mauled by these ‘pets’. Are we about to make the same mistake with the press watchdogs?

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2011 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
K Law > KD England and Wales
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 17 May 2017 10:33
Last Modified: 20 Feb 2019 13:36

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