News: Leveson Inquiry – Evidence, Weeks 1 and 2 – a crash course on the ways of the tabloids

4 12 2011

Over the past two weeks the Leveson Inquiry has heard seven days of evidence from a remarkable range of witnesses.  Twenty were “victims” – of phone hacking, media intrusion or both.  Of these nine were “celebrities” – such as Hugh Grant, Sienna Miller and JK Rowling. Eleven were “ordinary” victims – individuals who were not in the public eye before press intrusion or hacking began – these included the Dowlers, the McCanns, the Watsons and Chris Jeffries.  Read the rest of this entry »