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FNC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 28, 2007
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(Studio: Laurie Dhue) A blackmail scheme targeting a British royal family member noted. [Former royal press secretary Dickie ARBITER†- talks about how members of the royal family are always under the microscope.]

(No location given: Jayne Secker) Details of the sex and drugs blackmail plot reviewed; scenes shown from the hotel where police arrested the blackmailers; statement from Scotland Yard quoted on screen. [ARBITER†- comments on how Buckingham Palace handles the investigation.]

(Studio: Laurie Dhue) The last royal blackmail, which involved Edward VII in 1891, noted.

Dhue, Laurie;
Secker, Jayne

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