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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 01, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(London: Elizabeth Palmer) A British parliamentary committee report blasting media baron Rupert Murdoch for the phone hacking scandal examined; details given from the report on the hacking into voice mail messages. [Committee MEMBER - says Murdoch is not fit to run an international company and the company covered up rampant lawbreaking.] [Conservative WOMAN - votes against the report.] [MURDOCH - says we were victim of a coverup.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The resignation of Les Hinton as publisher of the "Wall Street Journal" at the height of the hacking scandal noted.

Pelley, Scott;
Palmer, Elizabeth

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