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‘Great Britain’ taps phone-hacking laughs, but not for all

LONDON (Reuters) – Foreign visitors to London’s West End may benefit from a little background reading if they have tickets for “Great Britain”. Reuters: Entertainment News

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£100m phone-hacking trial ends in Rebekah Brooks walking free – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk £100m phone-hacking trial ends in Rebekah Brooks walking freeTelegraph.co.ukThe phone-hacking trial, one of the most expensive prosecutions and most lengthy police inquiries in criminal history, saw its main protagonist walk free from court after being cleared of all charges. … Continue reading

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Actress Sienna Miller angry at British phone-hacking case details

LONDON (Reuters) – British actress Sienna Miller spoke on Friday of her anger that “titillating” information about her affair with James Bond actor Daniel Craig had been made public at the phone-hacking trial of a former Rupert Murdoch tabloid editor. … Continue reading

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Actor Jude Law tells UK phone-hacking trial of hounding by the press

LONDON (Reuters) – Film star Jude Law told Britain’s phone-hacking trial on Monday that reporters and photographers used to hound him and that they even appeared at events he had organized secretly for his children. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Actor Hugh Grant wins large phone-hacking damages payout

LONDON (Reuters) – British actor Hugh Grant has accepted a “substantial sum” after settling his phone-hacking damages action against the publishers of the now defunct News of the World, his lawyer said on Friday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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BSkyB Twitter feed reports James Murdoch arrested in phone-hacking case (The Cutline)

The Cutline – Rupert Murdoch’s son James Murdoch was arrested on Saturday night in London in connection with the ongoing phone-hacking investigation. At least, that was the news reported by a Twitter account belonging to BSkyB, the television station where … Continue reading

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News Corp reveals phone-hacking damage

News of the World closure costs media group $ 159m even as strength in cable networks and Fox broadcast television lifted operating income by 21% Financial Times – Asia homepage

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