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# milly-dowler - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Levi Bellfield admits killing British teen Milly Dowler
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# Confession

Levi Bellfield admits killing British teen Milly Dowler

Jan 27th 2016, 11:11 PM 47,809 Views 44 Comments

Despite his conviction for the girl’s murder, this is the first time he has ever admitted it to police.

# milly-dowler - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Ex-policeman who leaked Milly Dowler information to The Sun has been jailed
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# Op Elveden

Ex-policeman who leaked Milly Dowler information to The Sun has been jailed

Apr 1st 2015, 3:53 PM 17,122 Views 7 Comments

Simon Quinn, 43, will serve 18 months in prison.

# milly-dowler - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron
# Hacking
# Hacking

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron

Jun 14th 2012, 10:57 AM 11,117 Views 2 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World continues to receive witness testimony today.

# milly-dowler - Friday 3 February, 2012

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry
# Hacking
# Hacking

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry

Feb 3rd 2012, 10:10 AM 17,742 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the News of the World hacking scandal continues to receive witness testimonies today.

# milly-dowler - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Column: Call them red-tops if you want – but we still need popular journalism
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Call them red-tops if you want – but we still need popular journalism

Jan 18th 2012, 7:30 AM 168 Views 29 Comments

Tabloid misbehaviour is an easy target for complaints – but popular news is essential to our society, writes John O’Sullivan.

# milly-dowler - Monday 12 December, 2011

Hacking: new details raise questions over Milly Dowler hacking story
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking: new details raise questions over Milly Dowler hacking story

Dec 12th 2011, 5:25 PM 2,986 Views 2 Comments

The judge heading the inquiry into media ethics in the UK has called for clarification of the matter as the long running phone hacking saga took another twist today.

# milly-dowler - Monday 21 November, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Nov 21st 2011, 7:29 PM 3,338 Views 2 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Hugh Grant names new publication in phone hacking inquiry
# Leveson
# Leveson

Hugh Grant names new publication in phone hacking inquiry

Nov 21st 2011, 6:14 PM 3,792 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Twitter commentary on today’s hearings were distracted for a time by a #womanontheleft…

Dowlers believed murdered daughter Milly was still alive after phone hacking
# Leveson
# Leveson

Dowlers believed murdered daughter Milly was still alive after phone hacking

Nov 21st 2011, 2:37 PM 3,188 Views 0 Comments

The mother of the murdered teenager told the Leveson Inquiry today that she believed it was her daughter who had been deleting voice messages from her phone.

# milly-dowler - Friday 21 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Oct 21st 2011, 7:50 PM 1,249 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: TheJournal.ie meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.

Murdoch to pay £2 million to Dowler family
# Hacking Scandal
# Hacking Scandal

Murdoch to pay £2 million to Dowler family

Oct 21st 2011, 6:27 PM 506 Views 3 Comments

News International has agreed to pay £2 million pounds to the family of the murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler, and to donate a further £1 million to charities chosen by the family.

Murdoch family to come under pressure at News Corp AGM
# News Corp
# News Corp

Murdoch family to come under pressure at News Corp AGM

Oct 21st 2011, 1:21 PM 228 Views 2 Comments

Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch and sons will likely face the ire of shareholders angry over the company’s association with the phone hacking scandal in the UK.

# milly-dowler - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Milly Dowler's family offered £3m settlement by News International
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# Hacking

Milly Dowler's family offered £3m settlement by News International

Sep 20th 2011, 9:30 AM 227 Views 0 Comments

The sum is one of the largest settlements ever considered by a news organisation – and reflects how the News of the World interfered with a police investigation and gave the Dowler family false hope that the schoolgirl was still alive.

# milly-dowler - Monday 19 September, 2011

News International close to settlement with Dowler family
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# Hacking

News International close to settlement with Dowler family

Sep 19th 2011, 9:32 PM 233 Views 2 Comments

The family of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler has reportedly been offered a £2m-plus compensation settlement by News International.

# milly-dowler - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Milly Dowler detective taken off case after complaints over leak
# UK
# UK

Milly Dowler detective taken off case after complaints over leak

Jul 24th 2011, 4:02 PM 213 Views 0 Comments

Fellow officer complained about detective’s conduct, Surrey Police have said.

# milly-dowler - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

Rupert Murdoch signs public apology public over phone-hacking

Jul 16th 2011, 10:40 AM 643 Views 11 Comments

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

# milly-dowler - Friday 15 July, 2011

Murdoch apologises to Dowler family
# News Corp
# News Corp

Murdoch apologises to Dowler family

Jul 15th 2011, 9:25 PM 264 Views 7 Comments

A “humbled” Rupert Murdoch met with the family of the murdered schoolgirl to offer his apologies – however the phone-hacking scandal is far from over.

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal

Jul 15th 2011, 12:27 PM 432 Views 1 Comment

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

# milly-dowler - Friday 8 July, 2011

How the press is reporting the end of the World
# Apocalypse NOTW
# Apocalypse NOTW

How the press is reporting the end of the World

Jul 8th 2011, 7:34 AM 1,449 Views 15 Comments

A gallery of today’s front pages from Britain and Ireland. No prizes for guessing what gets the biggest billing…

# milly-dowler - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Warnings of potential Irish victims of NOTW phone hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

Warnings of potential Irish victims of NOTW phone hacking

Jul 7th 2011, 3:33 PM 675 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, UK police have contacted a lawyer involved in Lady Diana’s inquest to warn him over possible voicemail hacking.

Did the Irish News of the World make use of info taken from hacked phones?
# NOTW
# NOTW

Did the Irish News of the World make use of info taken from hacked phones?

Jul 7th 2011, 8:53 AM 1,168 Views 8 Comments

Journalist who worked on Irish edition in 1990s says they were “well schooled in the grey arts” of rooting out stories.

# milly-dowler - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Jul 6th 2011, 7:46 PM 1,657 Views 0 Comments

NOTW phone hacking controversy, Dáil protests over bailout troika and hospital cuts, and your guide to Oxegen. These and more in today’s Fix:

Police to investigate alleged payments to officers by NOTW
# Hacking
# Hacking

Police to investigate alleged payments to officers by NOTW

Jul 6th 2011, 1:32 PM 314 Views 1 Comment

British police say they will investigate whether officers received payment from the newspaper in exchange for information.

Companies begin to pull ads from NOTW
# NOTW
# NOTW

Companies begin to pull ads from NOTW

Jul 6th 2011, 8:28 AM 824 Views 5 Comments

Advertising is under threat at the News of the World newspaper in the wake of the new hacking revelations.

Families of 7/7 victims 'had their phones hacked'
# NOTW
# NOTW

Families of 7/7 victims 'had their phones hacked'

Jul 6th 2011, 7:43 AM 429 Views 8 Comments

Yet more people have been added to the list of individuals suspected of having their phones hacked by private investigator Glenn Mulcaire.

# milly-dowler - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Jul 5th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,348 Views 1 Comment

In today’s Fix: DSK maid to sue over ‘prostitute’ claims; women advised to “floss for fertility”; and one quick way to rescue a kitten from a pipe.

Milly Dowler family to sue over phone hacking as investigation widens
# Milly
# Milly

Milly Dowler family to sue over phone hacking as investigation widens

Jul 5th 2011, 4:50 PM 720 Views 9 Comments

The families of two young girls murdered by Ian Huntley in 2002 have also been contacted by police investigating the News of the World phone scandal.

News of the World to be quizzed by police
# Milly Dowler
# Milly Dowler

News of the World to be quizzed by police

Jul 5th 2011, 7:28 AM 491 Views 13 Comments

It is being reported today that newspaper executives will be questioned about the hacking into of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler’s mobile phone.

# milly-dowler - Friday 24 June, 2011

Milly Dowler jury dismissed while deliberating attempted abduction
# UK Courts
# UK Courts

Milly Dowler jury dismissed while deliberating attempted abduction

Jun 24th 2011, 2:57 PM 300 Views 0 Comments

Judge blamed “deplorable” media reports after yesterday’s conviction for jury discharge on accusation of attempted abduction of second schoolgirl.

# milly-dowler - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Double murderer convicted of killing English schoolgirl Milly Dowler
# UK
# UK

Double murderer convicted of killing English schoolgirl Milly Dowler

Jun 23rd 2011, 3:26 PM 507 Views 2 Comments

Dowler, 13, disappeared as she walked home from school in March 2002.