Sunday, June 20, 2021

RUPERT & JAMES MURDOCH TO BE GRILLED AGAIN

April 20, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Rupert Murdoch and son James are due to appear next week at the Leveson inquiry into British media ethics. In July they were also questioned by a parliamentary committee looking into the still-unfolding telephone hacking scandal that resulted in the Murdochs’ decision to shut down its highly profitable London weekly, News of the World. The […]

ANTI-NEWS CORP CRUSADER MAY ASK FBI TO STEP IN

April 17, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Mark Lewis, a British lawyer who is representing several of the celebrities who fell victim to reporters and private investigators who hacked into their voicemail on behalf of Rupert Murdoch’s newspapers in the U.K., has indicated that he may ask the FBI to step in to investigate possible criminal acts by those papers in the […]

REPORT: FORMER TABLOID EDITOR PAID BY PAPER AND POLICE

September 26, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

A former deputy editor of the now-defunct British tabloid News of the World, was paid nearly $40,000 after leaving the newspaper and going to work as a consultant for Scotland Yard. The London Daily Telegraph disclosed that the money was paid to Neil Wallis in late 2009 and 2010 for “crime exclusives” that included details […]