Daily Mail / Mail Online
(Lucas :You Already read the story on the secret committee on my blog this week and now the result is what you get to see. A Royal Charter…. the queen is now interfering also in press freedom that will be abolished in a sense this way…)
A secretive committee of four ministers yesterday approved a Royal Charter to regulate the Press, provoking claims that politicians are undermining 300 years of freedom of speech.
The Privy Council, which advises the Queen, rubber-stamped the plans after newspapers lost two last ditch legal bids to halt the process.