The Press Complaints Commission has failed, as a self-regulatory body, e.g., by the continual and scientifically unjustified stigmatisation of schizophrenics in tabloids of different political hues. Self-regulation was deemed inadequate for the police - it is also inadequate for the press.
A previous attempt at a petition of this nature was disqualified by the Downing Street website on the perhaps somewhat spurious grounds of time (see http://petitions.number10.gov.uk/PressCompltsAuth/).
We the undersigned petition Parliament to set up an independent Press Complaints Authority.
The Set up an independent Press Complaints Authority petition to Parliament was written by Richard Comaish and is in the category Media Issues at GoPetition.