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11/29/2013 12:33 pm ET

JK Rowling, James Blunt, Emma Thompson, Others Sign Declaration Urging UK Press Reform

More than 100 prominent people from literature, the arts, science, academia, human rights and the law have signed a declaration urging newspaper and magazine publishers to embrace the royal charter system of press regulation.

They join people who have been victims of press misbehaviour in arguing that charter will give "vital protection to the vulnerable" from abuse of power by the press.

Read more on theguardian.com

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