Tom Watson: 'Leveson may make interim findings'

Help

The Labour MP Tom Watson has told the Daily Politics that Lord Leveson may have to produce interim findings and not wait a year until he produces his full report.

The inquiry is into the culture, practice and ethics of the press. Part one of the inquiry began on 14 November at the High Court in London.

Mr Watson, who has become a high-profile campaigner against phone hacking, said that the time required for the inquiry to finish "depends on where the criminal investigation goes".

Foreign office minister Jeremy Browne also spoke to Andrew Neil about the inquiry.

MORE FROM THE DAILY POLITICS

More clips and news on our BBC website; 'like' us on Facebook page; follow us on Twitter

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.