Just over four years ago the McCanns met
the Prime Minister and got a personal
assurance that press regulators would
have 'real teeth'.
The Government has decided to postpone
McCann added: "The press are always
going to say that they are at a
disadvantage. They already have the odds
stacked in their favour.
"We're just asking for them all to sign
up to this low-cost arbitration."
BBC Breakfast's Louise Minchin then
pressed McCann about the reforms and the
'enormous amount of money spent on
"I don't see any front page apologies...
we need proper independent
Gerry McCann then stressed that if these
minimum requirements weren't met then
The Leveson Inquiry was a "waste of
Meanwhile, viewers on Twitter only had
one question on their mind.
One viewer was angry McCann was on
morning television and penned: "Gerry
#McCann doing the rounds on TV & media,
whining & moaning. Not one appeal to
When McCann started trending on Twitter,
another added: "It's shocking how much
abuse Gerry McCann gets online,