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#Phone Hacking

# phone-hacking - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
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# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Aug 16th 2011, 7:58 PM 1,662 Views 2 Comments

In your fix today: Plans for a Eurozone ‘financial government’, urgent medical advice from the Irish Heart Foundation, and the best presentation you’ve ever seen… on an iPod.

# phone-hacking - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Twelfth person arrested over phone hacking allegations
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# Hacking

Twelfth person arrested over phone hacking allegations

Aug 10th 2011, 3:22 PM 92 Views 0 Comments

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

# phone-hacking - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

Book deal on phone hacking for NY Times reporters
# Book Deal
# Book Deal

Book deal on phone hacking for NY Times reporters

Aug 9th 2011, 2:48 PM 187 Views 0 Comments

The book will use exclusive sources and will have inside knowledge of the Murdoch empire.

# phone-hacking - Friday 5 August, 2011

Mirror group facing hacking claims
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# Hacking

Mirror group facing hacking claims

Aug 5th 2011, 1:30 PM 307 Views 4 Comments

Lawyer says his clients will be filing hacking claims against the Trinity Mirror group in the coming weeks as the hacking controversy spreads to a second publication.

Paul McCartney to go to police over phone hacking
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# Phone Hacking

Paul McCartney to go to police over phone hacking

Aug 5th 2011, 8:29 AM 432 Views 5 Comments

Former Beatle notes claims by ex-wife Heather Mills that the couple’s phone messages had been spied on. If true, it’s “a horrendous violation of privacy”, he says.

# phone-hacking - Thursday 4 August, 2011

Daily Mail publisher to review procedures following hacking scandal
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# Hacking

Daily Mail publisher to review procedures following hacking scandal

Aug 4th 2011, 9:40 PM 271 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan is under increasing pressure to return home from the US, in the wake of hacking allegations by Heather Mills.

# phone-hacking - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

ComReg warns of increase in 'corporate phone-hacking'
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# Hacking

ComReg warns of increase in 'corporate phone-hacking'

Aug 3rd 2011, 4:22 PM 823 Views 3 Comments

Instances of hacking into a company’s switchboard, and then using their phone lines to make calls, are up in 2011.

# phone-hacking - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

'Jonnie Marbles' jailed over Murdoch attack
# Piegate
# Piegate

'Jonnie Marbles' jailed over Murdoch attack

Aug 2nd 2011, 6:28 PM 1,114 Views 16 Comments

The comedian attacked 80-year-old Rupert Murdoch with a shaving-foam pie during a House of Commons committee meeting.

New arrest in NOTW phone hacking investigation
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# Hacking

New arrest in NOTW phone hacking investigation

Aug 2nd 2011, 1:15 PM 339 Views 0 Comments

Police in London have arrested a man believed to have been a key figure at News International.

# phone-hacking - Friday 29 July, 2011

Comedian 'Marbles' convicted over Murdoch pie attack
# Piegate
# Piegate

Comedian 'Marbles' convicted over Murdoch pie attack

Jul 29th 2011, 1:34 PM 754 Views 13 Comments

Jonathan May-Bowles, aka ‘Jonnie Marbles’, pleads guilty to attacking Rupert Murdoch, 80, earlier this month.

# phone-hacking - Thursday 28 July, 2011

News of the World targeted phone given to Sara Payne as a gift
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# Hacking

News of the World targeted phone given to Sara Payne as a gift

Jul 28th 2011, 6:27 PM 1,058 Views 5 Comments

Sara Payne, whose eight-year-old daughter Sarah was abducted and murdered in 2000, wrote a column for the News of the World’s final edition.

News of the World staff offered new jobs... in Siberia
# Out In The Cold
# Out In The Cold

News of the World staff offered new jobs... in Siberia

Jul 28th 2011, 3:17 PM 719 Views 9 Comments

Staff who were made redundant in the aftermath of the phone-hacking scandal have been left out in the cold… literally.

# phone-hacking - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Listen: Piers Morgan drawn into hacking scandal after 2009 interview emerges
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# Hacking

Listen: Piers Morgan drawn into hacking scandal after 2009 interview emerges

Jul 27th 2011, 2:02 PM 491 Views 5 Comments

The TV presenter and former editor has denied any involvement in alleged phone hacking.

# phone-hacking - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Column: We can’t let phone hacking stifle the press
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We can’t let phone hacking stifle the press

Jul 26th 2011, 7:25 PM 20 Views 6 Comments

The media plays a crucial role in society, and tabloids will always be a part of that, writes crime reporter Abigail Rieley.

Mirror group ‘to review procedures’ in wake of phone-hacking scandal
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# Phone Hacking

Mirror group ‘to review procedures’ in wake of phone-hacking scandal

Jul 26th 2011, 1:07 PM 285 Views 0 Comments

Trinity Mirror denies involvement in phone-hacking, though a New York Times report has implicated five journalists.

# phone-hacking - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Murdoch papers set to lose 2012 Olympics deal
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From The42
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Murdoch papers set to lose 2012 Olympics deal

Jul 21st 2011, 4:33 PM 251 Views 0 Comments

Murdoch’s British media empire can no longer meet its Team 2012 contractual obligations after the News of the World was closed.

# phone-hacking - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

'Smackdown sister': Chinese bloggers hail Murdoch's wife as role model
# Piegate
From The Daily Edge
# Piegate

'Smackdown sister': Chinese bloggers hail Murdoch's wife as role model

Jul 20th 2011, 12:48 PM 661 Views 9 Comments

Wendi Deng’s slapping assault on her husband’s foam pie attacker has turned her into a sensation in her native country.

Poll: Do you believe the Murdochs' claims of ignorance?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you believe the Murdochs' claims of ignorance?

Jul 20th 2011, 11:07 AM 3,437 Views 25 Comments

Rupert and James Murdoch said they knew little of what went on at the News of the World. Do you believe them?

# phone-hacking - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

LIVEBLOG: Rebekah Brooks before House of Commons select committee
Live Jul 19th 2011, 5:43 PM

LIVEBLOG: Rebekah Brooks before House of Commons select committee

Rupert and James Murdoch: What they said
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# Hacking

Rupert and James Murdoch: What they said

Jul 19th 2011, 5:36 PM 276 Views 1 Comment

The Murdochs apologised to the victims of phone hacking before answering questions regarding the size of payments to former NotW employees Glenn Mulcaire and Clive Goodman – and about Max Mosely’s privacy case against the newspaper.

Column: A reputation can be ruined... but it can also recover
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: A reputation can be ruined... but it can also recover

Jul 19th 2011, 12:53 PM 57 Views 2 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson says there is a big difference in the motivation behind resignations of Rebekah Brooks and police chief Paul Stephenson – and it could make all the difference to how they rebuild their personal reputations.

Murdochs and Brooks to face questions over hacking scandal
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# Hacking

Murdochs and Brooks to face questions over hacking scandal

Jul 19th 2011, 7:14 AM 464 Views 0 Comments

There have been a number of other developments in the story over the past 24 hours.

# phone-hacking - Monday 18 July, 2011

Met employed former Irish NotW editor
# NOTW
# NOTW

Met employed former Irish NotW editor

Jul 18th 2011, 9:10 PM 446 Views 5 Comments

London police employed Alex Marunchak as an interpretator for the service between 1980 and 2000 – while he was still working for the News of the World.

Hacking scandal claims another victim as top counter-terrorism chief resigns
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# Hacking

Hacking scandal claims another victim as top counter-terrorism chief resigns

Jul 18th 2011, 2:45 PM 295 Views 2 Comments

Another day, another resignation.

# phone-hacking - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Rebekah Brooks arrested in phone hacking probe
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# Hacking

Rebekah Brooks arrested in phone hacking probe

Jul 17th 2011, 1:50 PM 3,607 Views 23 Comments

Brooks resigned as the chief executive of News International on Friday.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 17th 2011, 11:02 AM 80 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

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

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

Jul 17th 2011, 7:14 AM 1,185 Views 7 Comments

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

# phone-hacking - 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 647 Views 11 Comments

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

# phone-hacking - Friday 15 July, 2011

Murdoch apologises to Dowler family
# News Corp
# News Corp

Murdoch apologises to Dowler family

Jul 15th 2011, 9:25 PM 265 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
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# Phone Hacking

Timeline: News of the World hacking scandal

Jul 15th 2011, 12:27 PM 436 Views 1 Comment

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

Rebekah Brooks resigns from News International
# Rebekah Brooks
# Rebekah Brooks

Rebekah Brooks resigns from News International

Jul 15th 2011, 10:05 AM 3,326 Views 27 Comments

Former News of the World editor says she is sorry and feels “a deep sense of responsibility for the people we have hurt”.

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"
# NOTW
# NOTW

Under-fire Murdoch insists: "We've handled crisis extremely well"

Jul 15th 2011, 8:33 AM 150 Views 3 Comments

His comments came as an FBI investigation into alleged attempts to hack the phones of 9/11 victims was confirmed.

# phone-hacking - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Murdochs agree to be questioned by UK parliament
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# Phone Hacking

Murdochs agree to be questioned by UK parliament

Jul 14th 2011, 8:45 PM 139 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, in the United States, the FBI have opened an investigation into allegations the Murdoch media empire sought to hack into the phones of 11 September victims.

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking
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# Hacking

Brooks to be questioned by parliament over hacking

Jul 14th 2011, 11:57 AM 186 Views 1 Comment

But what will Rupert and James Murdoch do?

# phone-hacking - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

US senator demands investigation into possible 9/11 phone-hacking

Jul 13th 2011, 8:09 AM 452 Views 3 Comments

Highly-regarded senator Jay Rockefeller says the fallout from the News of the World raises ‘serious questions’.

# phone-hacking - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

British government to pressure Murdoch to abandon BSkyB bid
# BSKYB
# BSKYB

British government to pressure Murdoch to abandon BSkyB bid

Jul 12th 2011, 5:50 PM 166 Views 3 Comments

Britain’s Conservative Party has indicated that it will support the opposition in calling for News Corp boss Rupert Murdoch to withdraw his bid “in the public interest”.

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking
# NOTW
# NOTW

MPs to quiz cops on failure to investigate phone-hacking

Jul 12th 2011, 9:01 AM 204 Views 0 Comments

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