TV News LIES

Friday, Mar 06th

Last update06:48:48 AM GMT

You are here News International News International 'deliberately' blocked investigation

News International 'deliberately' blocked investigation

E-mail Print PDF

News International blocked investigationRupert Murdoch's News International has been found by a parliamentary committee to have "deliberately" tried to block a Scotland Yard criminal investigation into phone hacking at the News of the World, the Guardian has learned.

The report by MPs from the all-party home affairs committee will be released on Wednesday and its publication has been moved forward in time for today's statement by prime minister David Cameron on the scandal.

The report's central finding comes a day after Rupert and James Murdoch testified before the culture, media and sport committee.

The home affairs committee report marks an official damning judgment on News International's actions. It finds the company deliberately tried to "thwart" the 2005-6 Metropolitan police investigation into phone hacking carried out by the News of the World.

The police investigation came at a time when Andy Coulson was editor. Coulson went on to be chosen by Cameron to be his director of communications, before resigning in January.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Islamic State torches oil field near Tikrit as militia advance

Tikrit oil fields fierIslamic State militants have set fire to oil wells northeast of the city of Tikrit to...

US ambassador to South Korea attacked

Mark Lippert attackedUS ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert has been injured by an attacker in Seoul, local...

Snowden Documents: New Zealand Spying On Pacific Neighbors And Indonesia

SnowdenNew Zealand has been spying electronically on its Pacific Island neighbors and Indonesia and sharing the...

Zionist Group's Vote Could Bare Israel's Secret Funding of Settlements

West Bank settlement fundingIt’s an unwritten arrangement Diaspora Jewish leaders and Israel have kept for decades — though few...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!