Archive for the ‘News of the World’ Category

BBC: News of the World journalist ‘was asked to tap phones’ (Audio)

19. July 2011 Leave a comment

washington post: Sean Hoare, News of the World whistleblower, found dead, Guardian reports

19. July 2011 Leave a comment

Guardian reports that Sean Hoare, the former News of the World reporter who first claimed that Andy Coulson knew of phone hacking by his staff, has been found dead at his home. The police told the Guardian that they do not know how Hoare died, but do not believe the cause of death to be suspicious [more…].

New York Times: British Tabloid Sought Phone Data of Investigators

12. July 2011 Leave a comment

Shortly after Scotland Yard began its initial criminal inquiry of phone hacking by The News of the World in 2006, five senior police investigators discovered that their own cellphone messages had been targeted by the tabloid and had most likely been listened to. [more…]


11. July 2011 Leave a comment