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  1. News - World

    Angelina Jolie stunt double files first US lawsuit over UK phone hacking scandal

    Posted Jun 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York British stunt actress files first known case in US for wiretap of her phone in United Kingdom Jolie double sues NewsCorp over hacking Media giant News Corp has suffered a setback in its battle to contain the fallout from the British press phone hacking scandal, with the revelation of the first known US lawsuit. British national Eunice Huthart, US ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    British press needs independent regulator, says Leveson inquiry

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 06:08pm by Associated Press in London

    ... in the scandal. It erupted last year when it was revealed that the Rupert Murdoch-owned News of the World had eavesdropped on the mobile phone voicemails of 13-year-old murder victim Milly Dowler while police were searching for her. Murdoch shut down the 168-year-old newspaper in July last year. His UK newspaper company, News International, has paid damages to dozens of hacking victims, ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Coulson, Brooks face bribery charges amid UK press scandal

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 07:15pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Magistrates Court at a date to be determined, the CPS said. The charges are the latest to stem from the phone-hacking scandal which shut down the News of the World in July last year, caused a firestorm in British politics and plague Murdoch’s News Corp. empire to this day. Brooks and Coulson have already been charged with phone hacking, while Brooks also faces charges of perverting ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Phone-hacking victims file lawsuits against Daily Mirror

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in London

    ... phone-hacking which first erupted at Murdoch's now-defunct News of the World tabloid would end up spreading to the paper's competitors. Three months ago, the Metropolitan Police's deputy ... phone-hacking victims have filed lawsuits against the publisher of Britain's Daily Mirror newspaper, a tabloid once edited by CNN presenter Piers Morgan, a prominent lawyer said. The lawsuits ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    British police arrest six in new News of the World hacking probe

    Posted Feb 13th 2013, 09:27pm by AFP

    ... International, the British newspaper wing of Murdoch’s US-based News Corporation empire. The News of the World closed in disgrace in 2011 amid allegations that it had hacked the mobile phone voicemails ... Agence France-Presse in London British police arrested six former News of the World journalists on Wednesday in a new probe into alleged phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch’s now-closed ...

  6. News - World - MEDIA

    Dates set for trials in British tabloid phone-hacking scandal

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Dates for phone-hacking trials set Former News of the World editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson will go on trial for phone-hacking in September next ... hearing on December 12 and 13 of this year. Brooks and the other defendants spoke only to confirm their names. Appearing with Brooks and Coulson on the phone-hacking charges were the News ...

  7. News - World - MEDIA

    Brooks got HK$87m pay-off when she quit Murdoch's empire amid phone-hacking claims

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in London

    ... empire and the British government, is awaiting trial next year on charges linked to phone-hacking at one of her newspapers. The FT cites two people with knowledge of her compensation package ... and the use of a chauffeur-driven car. Two of the people cited by the newspaper said the pay-off also included substantial claw-back clauses for her former employer, News International. These entitle ...

  8. Business - Companies - MEDIA

    News Corp under pressure on dual Murdoch roles

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Murdoch, still coping with a phone-hacking scandal that erupted at the company's British papers last year, faces renewed calls from shareholders to step down as chairman. Investors have ... responsible investing for Christian Brothers, a backer of the proposal. News Corp, based in New York, is embroiled in multiple police investigations for hacking into mobile phones and computers, ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Andy Coulson and Rebekah Brooks charged with bribery conspiracies

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in London

    ... as the "Green Book". The charges stem from the phone-hacking scandal that erupted last year at Murdoch's News of the World tabloid, which Brooks and Coulson edited before she took a job as chief executive of News International and he went to work for the government. The scandal exploded after it was revealed that News of the World journalists routinely hacked phones and paid ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    More texts reveal close ties between Rebekah Brooks and David Cameron

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... to the inquiry, The Mail on Sunday said. Questions about Cameron's close links with Murdoch's media empire, and Brooks in particular, came to the fore after the phone-hacking scandal at News International's now-defunct News of the World newspaper erupted in July last year. The public inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of Britain's press, triggered by the hacking scandal ...




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