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MURDOCH’S TOP LIEUTENANTS FACE CRIMINAL CHARGES

July 24, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The telephone-hacking scandal involving Rupert Murdoch’s newspapers in the U.K. escalated to new heights today (Tuesday) as Andy Coulson, Prime Minister David Cameron’s former spokesman, and Rebekah Brooks, the former head of News International, were notified that they would be charged with conspiracy to intercept communications. Prosecutors said that the alleged crimes were committed between […]

ANOTHER ARREST IN NEWS CORP’S HACKERGATE SCANDAL

August 11, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

A twelfth person has been arrested in the British hackergate scandal that continues to rock Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp empire. Greg Miskiw, a former News of the World executive was arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of unlawful interception of communications and released on bail today (Thursday). Miskiw had been living in Palm Beach, FL and […]

ANOTHER EX-NEWS CORP EXEC ARRESTED

August 3, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

An eleventh arrest has been made in Britain’s telephone hacking scandal. This time it’s the former managing editor of News of the World, Stuart Kuttner, who was described by Britain’s Guardian newspaper on Tuesday as “the public face” of the now-shuttered News Corp tabloid. He had agreed to be questioned by Scotland Yard on Tuesday […]