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Britain / Tabloid Hacking Scandal #997883

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 17, 2011
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(London: Jeffrey Kofman) The continuing casualties in the phone hacking scandal in Britain with the arrest of former "News of the World" editor Rebekah Brooks and the resignation of Scotland Yard chief of police Sir Paul Stephenson† due to ties to the tabloid reviewed; details given about the hearings in Parliament for Brooks and Rupert and James Murdoch and the possible spread of the scandal to the US. [STEPHENSON - comments on the case.] ["New Yorker" media critic Ken AULETTA†- says Brooks had to know.] [UK media analyst Steve HEWLETT - comments.]

(Studio: David Muir, Dan Abrams) The question of whether Murdoch could incriminate himself before Parliament and the possible criminal charges in the US after investigations here by the FBI and others discussed.

Muir, David;
Kofman, Jeffrey;
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