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  1. Leveson Inquiry Recommendations for U.K. Media Regulation Delayed (Report)

    3:52 am 10/31/2012

    A final report from the initiative launched in the wake of the News Corp. phone hacking scandal is now expected in late November.Read more

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  2. Hugh Grant to Meet Culture Minister Ahead of Phone-Hacking Inquiry Findings (Report)

    10:06 am 10/26/2012

    The actor and other members of "Hacked Off" campaign are due to meet Maria Miller before the findings of the Leveson inquiry are published in early November.Read more

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  3. U.K. Phone Hacking Legal Claims Move Beyond Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.

    3:06 am 10/23/2012

    The parent company of the Daily Mirror is facing four claims, including one focused on the time when Piers Morgan was editor of the tabloid.Read more

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  4. Rupert Murdoch Tweets Apology to Hugh Grant

    4:15 am 10/19/2012

    The News Corp. head says he regrets a tweet about Grant abandoning his "love child" and apologized to "both parents."Read more

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  5. Brits Want Independent Press Regulator After Phone Hacking Scandal

    5:14 am 10/18/2012

    A survey finds that 77 percent feel the British newspaper industry shouldn't regulate itself anymore.Read more

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  6. Rebekah Brooks Got $11.2 Million News Corp. Exit Package (Report)

    1:22 am 10/16/2012

    The former CEO of the U.K. newspaper unit of Rupert Murdoch's company, got cash, pension payments and a legal fee allowance as she departed amid the phone hacking scandal.Read more

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  7. Phone Hacking Scandal: London Mayor Discloses More Interactions With News Corp. Brass

    2:18 pm 10/6/2012

    Boris Johnson reported previously undisclosed exchanges with Rebekah Brooks and James Murdoch, leading to calls for him to testify to the Leveson Inquiry.Read more

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  8. Prominent Shareholder Advisor Backs News Corp. Board Slate

    2:29 am 10/5/2012

    ISS had opposed it last year amid the phone hacking scandal, but another advisory group still recommends votes against six board members this year, including James and Lachlan Murdoch.Read more

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  9. News Corp. Hires Five Leaders for Compliance Team in Wake of Phone Hacking Scandal

    4:47 am 10/1/2012

    UPDATED: The conglomerate has added a top executive from the SEC, a former federal prosecutor and others to report to general counsel Gerson Zweifach under a previously unveiled structure.Read more

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  10. Phone Hacking Victims Drop Demand for Punitive Damages Against News International

    6:02 am 9/27/2012

    The judge for the civil cases brought by the likes of Hugh Grant had expressed concern that such damages could interfere with the criminal cases.Read more

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