Reaction to the Leveson Enquiry from the press makes it very clear that they of course do not want any statutory interference in their freedom of speech. I know it’s much more complicated than that, but listening to them this is what it boils down to.
So especially for press people, here’s Milton Jones for you. Simply substitute the word ‘law’ for ‘sin’ …
‘People think of the concept of sin law as repressive and restrictive.
And it’s true –
– you can drive a car a lot faster without any brakes.’
And, I might add, further smash up the lives of those who are already facing the worst.