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EX-NEWS CORP EXEC CRIMINALLY CHARGED IN SCANDAL

May 15, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Rebekah Brooks, who was once one of Rupert Murdoch’s closest associates — sometimes called his protégée — is among the first persons criminally charged in the scandal that has hit Murdoch’s newspaper business in Britain The Crown Prosecution Service — comparable to the U.S. Attorney General’s office — accused Brooks, the former head of News […]

NEW ARREST IN NEWS CORP HACKING SCANDAL

January 6, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Scotland Yard has made a 17th arrest in connection with its investigation of voicemail hacking conducted by the now-defunct News of the World. Although it did not release the name of the arrested figure, news reports indicated that the person was Cheryl Carter, who had worked as former News International CEO Rebekah Brooks’s personal assistant […]