Labour MPs at Westminster seem to have lost their voices about phone hacking now that the scandal has spread to the Labour-supporting Mirror Group Newspapers, as the BBC reports. Funny how Labour MPs like Mike Watson were so vocal and willing to speak out so forcefully when News International titles where in the dock, so the speak. Show More Summary
What many people don't appreciate about the great phone hacking scandal is that there are many more prosecutions in the pipeline involving other journalists and newspapers - not just those from the now defunct News of the World. So the...Show More Summary
If you were the Secretary of Defense of a large country, you might think you'd be slightly concerned that foreign agents would want to spy on you. Not so down in Australia apparently, where the current Secretary of Defense, insists that he'd be "surprised" if anyone wanted to find out what was on his phone. Show More Summary
"This one." Those were the words of Rupert Murdoch when asked about his top priority following the 2011 fall of News of the World in a phone hacking scandal. He was referring to Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of News International, a subsidiary of Murdoch's News Corp. Show More Summary
Rebekah Brooks, the former head of Rupert Murdoch’s media holdings in Britain, acquitted last year on charges related to the phone hacking scandal, is likely to return to News Corporation to focus on new avenues for digital and social media, people familiar with the company’s plans said.
After being acquitted in the phone hacking scandal, Ms. Brooks is expected to take an executive role seeking ways to expand the company’s digital endeavors, people familiar with its plans said.
The long and scandalous phone hacking saga of former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks has ended with her media resurrection in the U.S., thanks to her biggest champion: News Corp. founder Rupert Murdoch Brooks' new role, according...Show More Summary
The Daily Mail has broken some interesting media news. Rebekah Brooks, the former News of the World editor who was acquitted last summer of charges related to the UK phone hacking scandal, has relocated to New York for a new post under Rupert Murdoch. Show More Summary
Chief denies wrongdoing amid sex claim, says email and phone hacked.
LONDON — British journalists have never been held in the highest regard. But the industry appeared to hit a new low in 2011 when it emerged during a phone hacking scandal that reporters at a British tabloid had hacked into a murdered teenager's cellphone. Allegations leveled against the Daily Telegraph this week could set the industry up […]
The Justice Department will not pursue charges against the News Corporation or 21st Century Fox for phone hacking and payments to public officials done in Britain.
In the UK, the inquiry centered on News Corp's phone hacking has resulted in prosecutions—but in the US, it looks like Rupert Murdoch's company is off the hook. The US has announced that it won't prosecute News Corp, the BBC reports. Federal investigators had eyed News Corp "regarding possible...
No prosecution for corrupt, nasty conservative men who have no problem eavesdropping to get stories, I guess. When you have the big bucks to pay the army of lawyers, trivial things like invading people's privacy just doesn't register...Show More Summary
LONDON — Authorities in the U.S. have announced they will not be charging News Corp or 21st Century Fox in relation to phone hacking or payments to public officials See also: Phone-hacking editor Andy Coulson out of prison after 5 months The...Show More Summary
Federal investigators have ended their three-year investigation into whether 21st Century Fox violated U.S. laws during the British tabloid phone hacking and bribery scandal.
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Inc. and News Corp. said the U.S. Justice Department won't prosecute either company after an investigation into voicemail hacking and payments to public officials in... To view the full story, click the title link.
(Reuters) - The United States Department of Justice has decided not to prosecute News Corp or its sister company Twenty-First Century Fox after completing an investigation of scandals in Great Britain involving phone hacking and alleged bribery of public officials. Show More Summary
Trinity Mirror have admitted that they published 71 stories which were enabled by phone-hacking. Now eight cases are scheduled to come before Mr Justice Mann at the beginning of March, with a… Continue reading The post How will the Guardian and the BBC cover the Trinity Mirror phone hacking? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Attkisson claims the Department of Justice of hacked and monitored her work and private electronics as she reported on government scandals.