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'This could be bigger than phone-hacking,' says lawyer pursuing News UK over the 'Fake Sheikh'

"This could be bigger than phone-hacking." That's the view of the lawyer pursuing legal claims of up to £800 million ($1 billion) against Rupert Murdoch's News UK after Mazher Mahmood, the Sun on Sunday investigative reporter, was convicted of perverting the course of justice. Seddons partner Mark Lewis was at the forefront of efforts to expose the News of the World phone-hacking scandal, but he believes Mahmood's conviction on Wednesday leaves News UK open to an even more damaging scandal.
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