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Harold Evans on Crossman Diaries injunction

Title
Harold Evans on Crossman Diaries injunction
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:03:25
Description
Harold Evans, Editor of the Sunday Times, fights for the rights for publication of the diaries of former Labour minister Richard Crossman, thereby risking prosecution under the Official Secrets Act. Male interviewer not identified. Recording double-tracked with second voice in second channel.
Contributors
Harold Evans
Keywords
Legislation; Newspapers; Law; Journalism; Sunday Times; Access to information; Official Secrets Act; Richard Crossman; Crossman Diaries

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