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  1. Murdoch Hacking Scandal: British Politicians Have Been Played Says BBC Trust Chairman

    8:40 am 1/23/2012

    Former minister Chris Patten has told the phone-hacking inquiry that British MPs and prime ministers had allowed themselves "to be demeaned" by their relationships with editors and proprietors.Read more

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  2. News Corp. Settles 36 Hacking Cases, Begins Multi-Million Dollar Payout

    5:22 am 1/19/2012

    Witness statements for victims, including Jude Law, were read out in London’s High Court as the bill to clear up the mess from phone-hacking began to tally up.Read more

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  3. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to Unveil Settlements in Phone Hacking Cases Thursday (Report)

    2:08 pm 1/18/2012

    The conglomerate's stock hits a 52-week high a day ahead of the expected announcement.Read more

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  4. News International CEO Tom Mockridge Tells Hacking Inquiry: ‘There Has Been a Change of Policy’

    6:09 am 1/17/2012

    The News Corp. executive parachuted in to clean up after the hacking scandal, tells the Leveson Inquiry that he is changing the organization.Read more

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  5. Tom Mockridge to Give Evidence at Phone Hacking Inquiry

    6:58 am 1/13/2012

    The former Sky Italia executive was hired by Rupert Murdoch to clean up his London newspapers.Read more

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  6. Hollywood Docket: Murdoch's Wedding Singer Sues; 'Jersey Shore' Litigation; Bill O'Reilly

    8:38 am 1/11/2012

    A roundup of top entertainment & media law news including the fifteenth lawsuit against 'Jersey Shore' in the past two years, the new lawsuit against ReDigi, and the top entertainment law firm of the year.Read more

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  7. News Corp. Names Gerson Zweifach Group General Counsel

    7:18 am 1/9/2012

    The 58-year-old will play a key role in the conglomerate’s handling of fallout from the phone hacking scandal after the departure of long-time general counsel Lawrence Jacobs.Read more

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  8. Should Elisabeth Murdoch Deliver the 2012 MacTaggart Lecture?

    6:27 am 1/9/2012

    The founder of global production giant Shine Productions is widely respected, but in the wake of the hacking scandal she could prove an unpopular choice.Read more

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  9. Rebekah Brooks’ Longtime Assistant Arrested in Hacking Investigation

    6:31 am 1/6/2012

    A number of reports claim Cheryl Carter is being investigated for deleting key emails, although police have not confirmed this.Read more

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  10. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Nears Some Phone Hacking Settlements (Report)

    6:05 am 1/6/2012

    Jude Law and others aren’t close to settling though ahead of a trial of test cases set for next month. Read more

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