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Published on 24 February 2010, this Select Committee inquiry was prompted by the behaviour of the Press in relation to the McCann family following the disappearance of their daughter Madeleine. The report states its aim as being to 'address concerns that the operation of libel laws in England and Wales and the impact of costs were stifling press freedom in the UK, as well as considering the balance between personal privacy and press freedom'.The recommendations are set out under the 5 headings of: Privacy and Breach of Confidence, Libel and Press freedom, Costs, Press Standards and Self-regulation of the Press'.(HC 362-1)