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Leveson Inquiry

Senator Asks Leveson If News Corp. Violated US Law

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.02.2012 | Media

The head of the Senate committee overseeing the media has written to the Leveson inquiry about any possible violations of U.S. law by Rupert Murdoch's...

James Murdoch To Face Parliament Criticism Over Phone Hacking Scandal | Dan Sabbagh | Posted 06.30.2012 | Media

James Murdoch will be criticised by MPs investigating phone hacking on Tuesday, but their assessment of his conduct is expected to fall just short of ...

How The Murdochs Prepared For Leveson

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2012 | Media

* Team of lawyers coached Rupert Murdoch and son before hearing * Rupert Murdoch seemed less rehearsed than James * Boa...

WATCH: Stewart Rips Murdoch's Ethics Defense

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 04.27.2012 | Comedy

News Corp. Chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch has been testifying before the Leveson Inquiry this week to determine whether he used his media entities to...

Murdoch on the Fragile Future of Newspapers

Rob A.L. Brown | Posted 06.26.2012 | Media
Rob A.L. Brown

It was a surreal chapter in the Leveson inquiry. In a break from barrister Robert Jay's forensic inquiry, questions were temporarily suspended and Rupert Murdoch was allowed to wax lyrical on the future of newspapers and the media.

Jack Mirkinson

Rupert Murdoch: 'I Failed' | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.25.2012 | Media

Rupert Murdoch told the Leveson inquiry on Thursday that there had been a "cover-up" at the News of the World, but claimed that he was a victim rather...

Rupert Murdoch At Leveson Inquiry

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.24.2012 | Media

Rupert Murdoch parried question after question about the extent of his political influence during a lengthy hearing on Wednesday, saying that the popu...

Rupert Murdoch's Historic Appearance Before The Leveson Inquiry

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 04.25.2012 | Media

Rupert Murdoch's two-day, ten-and-a-half hour appearance before the Leveson Inquiry on Wednesday and Thursday has the feeling of a potentially landmar...

Murdoch Mocks UK As He Returns For Ethics Grilling

Reuters | Posted 06.21.2012 | Media

* Murdoch due to give evidence at media ethics inquiry * His papers subject of hacking and illegal payments probes * He ...

News Corp. To Face Legal Battles In The U.S.

Posted 04.12.2012 | Media

News Corp. will face three phone hacking-related legal battles in the U.S., according to hacking victims lawyer Mark Lewis. The pending lawsuits re...

News Of The World Endangered Murder Investigation: Former Cop

Posted 05.19.2012 | Media

LONDON (AP) — A retired police officer on Monday accused the News of the World tabloid of endangering a murder investigation by hiring ex-special fo...

Leveson Inquiry Preparing To Call Rupert Murdoch

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2012 | Media

By Mark Hosenball LONDON, March 1 (Reuters) - The judicial inquiry into alleged media abuses is preparing to summon British newspaper ...

Fleet Street Editors Facing Leveson Inquiry

Press Gazette | Dominic Ponsford | Posted 03.07.2012 | Media

Fleet Street will be in the dock next week as a variety of leading national newspaper journalists, editors and publishers take the stand at the Leveso...

Leveson Inquiry Asked To Change Focus By Women's Activist Groups

The Guardian | Alexandra Topping | Posted 02.28.2012 | Media

"Women who dress provocatively more likely to be raped", "Party girls thumped for having lesbo sex", "hooked on hookers", "Six footballers jailed over...

Heather Mills Responds To Piers Morgan's Phone Hacking Testimony

Posted 12.22.2011 | Media

Sir Paul McCartney's former wife Heather Mills, responded to Piers Morgan's testimony about phone hacking at Tuesday's Leveson Inquiry on press ethics...

Piers Morgan Testifies About Phone Hacking, Attorney Hints About Possible Murdoch Appearance

Posted 12.20.2011 | Media

CNN broadcaster Piers Morgan testified about phone hacking at the Leveson Inquiry On Culture, Practice and Ethics of the Press on Tuesday. He appeared...

Piers Morgan Testifying At Leveson Inquiry Next Week

Posted 12.15.2011 | Media

Piers Morgan is due to testify on phone hacking at the official inquiry on the ethics and practices of the British press next week. Morgan's spoke...

Shining a Light on Britain's "Gutter Press"

Bennett L. Gershman | Posted 01.31.2012 | Media
Bennett L. Gershman

These are dark days for the British tabloids. Having operated like a kind of Mafia for years, the tabloids are now in the dock and their unscrupulous conduct is being scrutinized.

It's Not Just the Tabloid Press That's on Trial

Christina Patterson | Posted 01.23.2012 | Media
Christina Patterson

When people rush out to buy newspapers that plaster the secrets of people's sex lives, and medical records, and interior décor, and unannounced pregnancies, and private walks in their dead daughter's last steps, where do they think they come from?

JK Rowling To Take Part In Phone Hacking Inquiry

Posted 11.14.2011 | Books

JK Rowling has been named among the "core participants" in the Leveson Inquiry, the British government's inquiry in to the ethics and practices of the...