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Phone Hacking Scandal

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  1. U.K. Newspaper Groups Detail Plans for New Self-Regulator

    5:36 am 7/8/2013

    The Independent Press Standards Organization has the support of News Corp's News UK and others, but Hacked Off criticizes it as "a cynical rebranding exercise."Read more

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  2. J.K. Rowling Renews Call for U.K. Press Regulation

    6:33 am 7/4/2013

    The "Harry Potter" author signs a letter drawn up by Hugh Grant-supported group Hacked Off, which urges the government to push through delayed reforms.Read more

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  3. Rupert Murdoch Tape: British Politician Urges U.S., U.K. Authorities to Question Mogul

    2:20 am 7/4/2013

    UPDATED: Parliamentarian and Murdoch critic Tom Watson wants the News Corp chairman interviewed about "what he did know about criminality in his organization."Read more

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  4. Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson Fail to Get Phone-Hacking Cases Dismissed

    3:47 am 6/28/2013

    UPDATED: The former News International CEO and the former "News of the World" editor, along with three other defendants, had called on the Britain's Court of Appeal.Read more

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  5. Andy Coulson Pleads Not Guilty to Phone-Hacking, Corruption Charges

    2:01 am 6/6/2013

    The former editor of the "News of the World" and former communications director for British Prime Minister David Cameron, entered his pleas on three charges. Read more

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  6. Rebekah Brooks Pleads Not Guilty to All Phone-Hacking, Corruption Charges

    2:02 am 6/5/2013

    The former CEO of News International, the U.K. publishing arm of News Corp., appeared in a London court along with other defendants, including husband Charlie.Read more

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  7. U.K. Phone Hacking: Rebekah Brooks's Former Bodyguard Charged

    4:54 am 5/3/2013

    David Johnson will be charged with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice for allegedly concealing evidence from police about the former News International CEO.Read more

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  8. Rupert Murdoch's 'The Sun' to Erect Online Paywall

    3:18 am 3/27/2013

    Mike Darcey, the CEO of News Corp.'s U.K. newspaper unit News International, says its current practice of offering all content for free on the Internet is "untenable." Read more

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  9. News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch Calls U.K. Press Regulation Deal A 'Holy Mess'

    4:29 am 3/21/2013

    He also lauds the defeat of new Australian media rules and joins his "Sun" tabloid in attacking the British government led by David Cameron. Read more

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  10. Editor at 'The Sun' Charged Over Illegal Payments to Police

    9:32 am 3/20/2013

    Geoff Webster will appear in court March 26 to faced the charges brought against him as part of Operation Elveden, the police probe launched in the wake of the phone-hacking scandal.Read more

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