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  1. Hacking Trial: ‎Andy Coulson Prosecution Not Fair or Rigorous, Lawyer Says

    11:56 am 5/28/2014

    The former "News of the World" editor and ex-communications director for British Prime Minister David Cameron has faced questionable witnesses, he argued among other things.Read more

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  2. Hacking Trial Nears End as Prosecution Makes Closing Arguments

    9:03 am 5/8/2014

    The trial of former News Corp top editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson and others has been running for more than six months.Read more

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  3. Hacking Trial: Andy Coulson Says He Wasn't Aware of Voicemail Interceptions

    2:49 pm 4/15/2014

    The former "News of the World" editor and communications director of‎ British prime minister David Cameron also discusses his affair with Rebekah Brooks.Read more

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  4. Benedict Cumberbatch, Alfonso Cuaron, Maggie Smith Back U.K. Press Regulation

    4:36 am 3/18/2014

    UPDATED: A coalition of more than 200 British celebrities -- including ‎current and past "Doctor Who" stars Peter Capaldi and David Tennant -- urges newspaper owners to embrace a royal charter ‎agreement reached a year ago.Read more

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  5. Hacking Trial: Rebekah Brooks' Defense Wraps Up Arguments

    2:35 pm 3/13/2014

    The former "News of the World" editor and former CEO of News Corp.'s U.K. newspaper unit spent 13 days on the witness stand.Read more

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  6. Hacking Trial: Rebekah Brooks Says Rupert Murdoch Asked Her Not to Resign (Report)

    9:50 am 3/4/2014

    She told the court that she talked to the media mogul and his son James Murdoch about her future and their conglomerate's bid for BSkyB.Read more

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  7. Hacking Trial: Rebekah Brooks Talks David Beckham, Andy Coulson Relationship

    6:33 am 2/21/2014

    The former CEO of the U.K. newspaper arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. says the soccer star got $1.6 million for book excerpts and takes issue with the prosecution's claim that she had an affair with Coulson. Read more

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  8. Rebekah Brooks Not on Trial for Her Work for Rupert Murdoch, Lawyer Says

    9:05 am 2/20/2014

    The former News International CEO takes the stand to discuss her childhood and early career as the defense starts making its case in the phone-hacking trial.Read more

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  9. Hacking Trial: Rebekah Brooks Found Not Guilty on One of Five Charges

    4:36 am 2/20/2014

    Just before the former Rupert Murdoch confidante took the stand to start her defense, the judge directed jurors to acquit her of a bribery charge related to a Prince William photo.Read more

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  10. Hacking Trial: Tony Blair Advised Rebekah Brooks on Scandal

    8:19 am 2/19/2014

    The former News International CEO, whose defense formally opens Thursday, also suggested to her then-boss James Murdoch that hacking could be blamed on fellow executives Les Hinton and Colin Myler.Read more

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