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Phone Hacking Scandal

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  1. Hacking: One Former 'News of the World' Journalist Charged, Another Set to Be Implicated

    10:22 am 7/30/2014

    Former editor Andy Coulson was recently sentenced to 18 months in jail.Read more

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  2. Hacking: Former 'News of the World' Staffer Gets Suspended Sentence

    8:52 am 7/24/2014

    Dan Evans ‎testified for the prosecution, playing a "unique" role in the trial against Andy Coulson and others, the judge said.Read more

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  3. Hacking Trial: Andy Coulson Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison

    1:26 am 7/4/2014

    UPDATED: Other former "News of the World" staffers and a private investigator, who had pleaded guilty, were also sentenced in London.Read more

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  4. Phone Hacking: The Cost of Trial and Police Probes To Date

    3:28 pm 7/3/2014

    The trial costs for Rupert Murdoch's News Corp are estimated at $100 million-plus, with the cost of trial and probes to British taxpayers estimated to be close to $70 million.Read more

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  5. 'Great Britain': Theater Review

    9:40 pm 6/30/2014

    Rupert Murdoch, Rebekah Brooks and the phone-hacking scandal are skewered in this savage comedy about the toxic relationship between press, police and politicians, which was rehearsed in secret for legal reasons.Read more

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  6. Hacking Trial: Andy Coulson, Clive Goodman to Be Retried on Bribery Counts

    1:30 pm 6/29/2014

    UPDATED: Britain's Crown Prosecution Service on Monday ‎said it wants a new trial after a jury failed to reach a verdict on two charges that they conspired to pay public officials for royal phone directories.Read more

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  7. Hacking Trial: Rebekah Brooks Feels 'Vindicated' by Acquittal

    5:27 pm 6/26/2014

    The former "News of the World" editor said the last few years "have been tough," but that she is innocent of phone hacking and other crimes. Read more

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  8. Hacking Trial: Judge 'Very Concerned' About Prime Minister Apology for Having Employed Andy Coulson

    8:49 am 6/25/2014

    "It is astonishing, we say unprecedented, for a prime minister to make public comments of such a crucial juncture in trial proceeding" while two counts were still being deliberated, says Coulson's lawyer.Read more

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  9. Hacking Trial: Jury Discharged After Failing to Reach Verdict on Two Counts

    3:44 am 6/25/2014

    UPDATED: The charges against Andy Coulson and the former "News of the World" royal editor focused on alleged payments to public officials for royal phone directories‎.Read more

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  10. Phone Hacking: Scotland Yard Wants to Question Rupert Murdoch (Report)

    12:17 am 6/25/2014

    Following a guilty verdict against former "News of the World" editor Andy Coulson, "The Guardian" reports that the mogul would be interviewed as a suspect in an investigation into alleged crime at his company's U.K. newspapers.Read more

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