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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:43 pm on 27th January 1981.

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Photo of Mr Chris Price Mr Chris Price , Lewisham West 4:43 pm, 27th January 1981

It is perhaps worth adding to that long list that the Australian Broadcasting Tribunal found Mr. Murdoch and his companies guilty of four separate sets of contraventions of section 92 of the Australian Broadcasting and Television Act, and said that he had misled the Stock Exchange over share purchase. The Australian Press Council has found him guilty of misleading and unfair reporting, and of gaining an unfair advantage through distortion. It is as well to have the record on these issues completely full.