First Minister Alex Salmond
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Salmond responds to Leveson report

Details of Lord Leveson's recommendations into press standards have been published.

First Minister Alex Salmond has told MSPs he wants to set up an independent implementation group following the publication of Lord Leveson's report.

Mr Salmond has proposed an independent group, led by a current or former judge, be set up to take forward the issue of press standards in the wake of the Leveson report.

Speaking during question time in the Scottish Parliament, Mr Salmond also said he wanted to agree the way forward with the other political parties in Scotland.

  • 29 Nov 2012