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Britain / Tabloid Newspaper Scandal #997290

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 08, 2011
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(London: Jeffrey Kofman) The spread of the scandal around the tabloid newspaper "News of the World" examined; scenes shown of editor Andy Coulson††, charged with perjury and hacking people's phones; details given about how the paper eavesdropped and the political importance in Britain of the endorsement by Rupert Murdoch. [Prime Minister David CAMERON - comments.] [Former "News of the World" deputy editor Paul McMULLAN†- says we broke the law.] ["The Guardian" newspaper reporter Nick DAVIES†- says the Murdoch corporation has too much power.]

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Kofman, Jeffrey
Duration:
00:02:10

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