It's probably not why he did it, but the decision by Jonathan Ross today to quit the BBC when his contract ends in July could have saved ex-Daily Telegraph editor and columnist Charles Moore from going to jail. Moore in his Telegraphcolumn was adamant that he would not pay his £142.50p BBC licence fee while Jonathan Ross was employed by the BBC - even if it meant being sent to prison - in a protest at the "Sachsgate" row over the obscene phone message left by Ross and Russell Brand on the actor Andrew Sach's answerphone.
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