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# andy-coulson - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

After five years, David Cameron's former press chief has been cleared of perjury

He was accused of lying under oath before a court at the 2010 trial of former Scottish politician Tommy Sheridan.

# andy-coulson - Friday 4 July, 2014

David Cameron's former aide sentenced to 18 months in prison

Coulson had been found guilty of phone hacking.

# andy-coulson - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Phone hacking jury dismissed after failing to reach a verdict on extra charges

Assistant Commissioner Cressida Dick, who oversaw the investigation, said it was not “an attack on press freedom”.

# andy-coulson - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

News of the World hacked Kate Middleton's phone 155 times, trial is told

Former royal editor Clive Goodman illegally listened to the messages of Kate and Princes William and Harry, the court was told.

# andy-coulson - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

I hacked Daniel Craig's phone, says journalist

A former News of the World journalist said he used phone hacking to find out about an affair between Daniel Craig and Sienna Miller.

# andy-coulson - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Court hears Brooks and Coulson had six-year affair

Brooks’ affair with Coulson was revealed in a love letter dated February 2004 that was found on her computer, the court heard today.

# andy-coulson - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Three former News of the World journalists plead guilty to phone hacking

The court also heard today that top executives knew that staff were routinely hacking celebrities’ phones.

# andy-coulson - Monday 28 October, 2013

Former News Of The World editors go on trial for phone hacking

With phone hacking trials beginning in England today, we look at who is on trial, and why.

# andy-coulson - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Phone hacking investigation: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face charges

The Crown Prosecution Service has accused several people of conspiring to intercept the voicemail messages of ‘well-known people’.

# andy-coulson - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Murdoch resigns from boards of UK newspapers

News International sought to play down the development, saying it was “a corporate house-cleaning exercise” prior a planned company split.

# andy-coulson - Thursday 31 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Every morning, brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

Andy Coulson charged with perjury after hours of questioning

The charges relate to a high-profile perjury case against politician Tommy Sheridan.

# andy-coulson - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

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The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news…

Former Cameron aide and NoTW editor held on suspicion of perjury

Andy Coulson detained by Scottish police at his home in London.

# andy-coulson - Saturday 12 May, 2012

7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week

From Rupert Murdoch’s TV favourites to David Cameron’s text message lessons…

# andy-coulson - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Twelfth person arrested over phone hacking allegations

London police have arrested a 61-year-old man in connection with the ongoing investigation into the alleged hacking of phone messages.

# andy-coulson - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Hacking: Grant wins access to police records, as royals dragged into Coulson row

Hugh Grant and Jemima Khan win access to police records, as it emerges Buckingham Palace warned of hiring Andy Coulson.

# andy-coulson - Monday 18 July, 2011

Phone hacking whistleblower found dead

The first News of the World journalist to bring allegations of phone hacking at the newspaper into the public domain has been found dead. Police are not treating the death as suspicious.

# andy-coulson - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Irish Mail on Sunday editor ‘targeted by Mulcaire NotW phone hacking’

Sebastian Hamilton, the editor of the Irish Mail on Sunday, is one of two MoS figures who may have been targeted.

# andy-coulson - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking

A full-page advert in all of today’s British papers says sorry for the “serious wrongdoing that occurred” at NotW.

# andy-coulson - Friday 15 July, 2011

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal

As Rebekah Brooks bows to pressure to resign, take a look back at events leading up to the scandal…

# andy-coulson - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking

The assistant commissioner of the Metropolitan Police will be grilled on why he chose not to reopen inquiries in 2009.

# andy-coulson - Monday 11 July, 2011

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NotW emails: Police 'sold royal family's mobile phone numbers'

Emails discovered in 2007 and handed over to investigators last month claim corruption among police guarding the Royals.

# andy-coulson - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Guardian 'warned Cameron' over Coulson's jobs for criminal PIs

Did Downing Street know about Andy Coulson’s investigators and their problems with the law? The Guardian says: Yes.

Murdoch jets in to handle hacking crisis - as his son could face prosecution

All of this while police investigate claims that a senior executive deleted ‘millions’ of incriminating emails…

# andy-coulson - Friday 8 July, 2011

Andy Coulson released after arrest over phone hacking

Earlier today, David Cameron defended hiring former advisor Andy Coulson, saying he deserved a ‘second chance’.

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The Daily Fix: Friday

In today’s Fix: leaked NOTW audio; the end of an era for NASA’s shuttles; and no more casual Fridays at the Dáil…

Listen: Staff accuse Rebekah Brooks of arrogance during NOTW closure meeting

Rebekah Brooks also warned staff of more News of the World revelations.

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

BSkyB shares fall - but barely a blip for News Corp

Shares in the commercial broadcaster suffer as the UK government says it will take its time on a News Corp takeover.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things to know this morning…..

# andy-coulson - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Ex-David Cameron aide to be arrested over NOTW phone hacking: report

Andy Coulson, the former News of the World editor who served as the British prime minister’s director of communications, faces questioning.

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The Daily Fix: Thursday

In today’s Fix: NOTW closes amidst phone hacking investigation; Leinster House blocks premium line calls; and what should you not miss at Oxegen 2011?

# andy-coulson - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Police arrest two News of the World journalists over phone hacking

The pair have been arrested on suspicion of conspiring to intercept communications as the phone hacking scandal surrounding the UK newspaper continues.