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Phone Hacking Trial

Murdoch Paper Drops Bid To Recoup Phone Hacking Trial Costs

Reuters | Posted 12.01.2014 | Media

* Further litigation would only keep costs rising * Trial was one of the most expensive UK criminal cases ever LONDON, O...

Former Reporter Hears Phone Hacking Sentence

AP | By MATTHEW KNIGHT | Posted 09.23.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — A former British tabloid reporter was given a 10-month suspended prison sentence Thursday for his role in the long-running phone hacki...

News Of The World Journalists Avoid Phone Hacking Charges

AP | Posted 09.15.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors say they will not charge six former News of the World journalists over alleged phone hacking by staff of the tablo...

Rebekah Brooks Speaks Out After Phone Hacking Acquittal

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 06.26.2014 | Media

Rebekah Brooks told a crowd of journalists on Thursday that she feels "vindicated" and "grateful" to the jury that acquitted her of a string of charge...

The Phone Hacking Trial Is Officially OVER

AP | By JILL LAWLESS | Posted 08.25.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Britain's epic tabloid phone-hacking trial ended Wednesday with a hung jury on two final counts — and a judge's rebuke for Prime Min...

Jury Retires To Decide Phone Hacking Verdict

Reuters | Posted 08.11.2014 | Media

* Ex-News of the World editors Brooks, Coulson on trial * Both accused over phone-hacking, illegal payments * Five other...

Phone Hacking Verdict Could Come This Week

Reuters | Posted 08.09.2014 | Media

By Kate Holton LONDON, June 9 (Reuters) - The jury in the seven-month trial of two ex-Rupert Murdoch editors, one the media mogul's he...

Ex-Royal Editor: I Hacked Kate Middleton's Phone 155 Times

AP | By JILL LAWLESS | Posted 07.14.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — The former royal editor of the News of the World said Wednesday that he repeatedly hacked the voicemails of Prince William, Prince Har...

The Phone Hacking Trial Is Nearing Its End

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.09.2014 | Media

Everyone's favorite probe into possible criminal malfeasance by top Rupert Murdoch executives is coming to an end. Yes, the phone hacking trial—w...

Andy Coulson Denies Hacking Celebrity's Voicemail

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 06.23.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson on Tuesday denied a claim that he listened to a hacked voicemail left by actress Sienna M...

Andy Coulson Comes Clean

AP | Posted 06.16.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson acknowledged for the first time Wednesday that he listened to hacked voicemail messages w...

DENY DENY DENY

AP | By JILL LAWLESS | Posted 06.15.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron's former communications chief said under oath Tuesday that he was never involved in phone hacking when he...

Andy Coulson: Rebekah Brooks Affair 'Was Wrong'

Reuters | Posted 06.14.2014 | Media

* Former Murdoch editors accused of phone-hacking offence * Coulson quit PM Cameron media role over scandal * Denies aff...

Phone Hacking Trial Hears From Character Witness

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2014 | Media

LONDON, April 10 (Reuters) - A former Archbishop of Canterbury took to the witness stand in Britain's phone-hacking trial on Thursday to tell a jury...

Phone Hacker Says He Was Pressured To Keep His Mouth Shut

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2014 | Media

* Ex-royal editor convicted in 2007 of phone-hacking * He says bosses wanted him to be "lone wolf" * Says ex-editor Coul...

Tony Blair REALLY Wanted To Help Murdoch Empire With Phone Hacking

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 03.12.2014 | Media

The phone hacking trial was offered yet more evidence on Wednesday of former British prime minister Tony Blair's unswerving devotion to Rupert Murdoch...

Rebekah Brooks Approved Payments To Public Officials

Reuters | Posted 04.29.2014 | Media

By Michael Holden LONDON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Rebekah Brooks, Rupert Murdoch's former British newspaper boss, told a Lo...

Rebekah Brooks Opens Up About Notorious Hacking

AP | Posted 04.27.2014 | Media

LONDON (AP) — Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks says she never sanctioned phone hacking, and was horrified when she learned the tabloid...

Ex-Murdoch Exec Gets One Hacking Charge Dropped

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2014 | Media

LONDON, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Rebekah Brooks, the former boss of Rupert Murdoch's British newspapers, who is on trial for phone-hacking...

Rebekah Brooks Taking The Stand In Phone Hacking Trial

Reuters | Posted 04.19.2014 | Media

By Michael Holden LONDON, Feb 17 (Reuters) - Rebekah Brooks, the former boss of Rupert Murdoch's British newspapers, is due to begin h...

Andy Coulson Knew About Phone Hacking, Court Hears

Reuters | Posted 03.30.2014 | Media

* Cameron's ex media aide denies phone-hacking charges * Ex-Murdoch reporter says he hacked hundreds of voicemails * He ...

Former Murdoch Journalist Admits To Phone Hacking

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2014 | Media

LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Daniel Evans, a former journalist on Rupert Murdoch's now defunct News of the World tabloid and its rival Sunday Mirror, ...

Jude Law Tells Phone Hacking Trial About Being Hounded By Press

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2014 | Media

LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Film star Jude Law told Britain's phone-hacking trial on Monday that reporters and photographers used to hound him and th...

How The Phone Hacking Trial Threatens Press Freedom Worldwide

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2014 | Media

* Press freedom mission follows international concern * UK press unhappy with plans for new regulation * Government plan...

Queen Elizabeth Went Nuts About Nuts

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2014 | Media

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Queen Elizabeth was so incensed with royal police officers eating nuts from bowls left out in the corridors of Buckingham...