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Do UK laws 'suppress press freedom'?

This week, two England footballers won injunctions to prevent reporting of their private lives, while government minister Lord McNally is talking of new laws that would define privacy rights.

Hugh Tomlinson QC and Tom Crone, lawyer for the News of the World and the Sun, consider what interest we should be allowed to take in the private lives of prominent people.

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