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Max Clifford: Phone hacking 'cancer' being cut out

9 February 2012 Last updated at 16:25 GMT

Public relations guru Max Clifford has described the phone-hacking scandal as a "cancer" within journalism.

Speaking to the Leveson Inquiry into media standards, he said it involved a "tiny minority", and that some journalists had been forced to take part.