Phone-hacking scandal: Tuesday’s key quotes

from The Guardian

Allegations that the former prime minister Gordon Brown was the victim of systematic hacking and “blagging” have upped the stakes in the News International scandal still further. …

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News International hits back at Gordon Brown hacking allegations


The Sun newspaper has defended itself against allegations that it accessed former prime minister Gordon Brown’s family medical records without his knowledge. The tabloid, owned by Rupert Murdoch’s embattled News International, insisted information that …

Police under fire over British phone-hacking scandal

from the Botswana Gazette

LONDON (AFP) – British lawmakers were to grill police chiefs Tuesday amid
reports that royalty and ex-prime minister Gordon Brown were targeted in a phone-hacking scandal that felled Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World. Four past and present senior …

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