Phone Hacking Trial: News of the World exec: I helped ‘phone hacker’ out of duty – Martin Hickman

9 04 2014

Stuart KuttnerDay 87: A senior News of the World executive lent his personal support to a reporter arrested for phone hacking because he and News International liked to help senior staff in difficulty, he told the Old Bailey today. Read the rest of this entry »





Has the press done to Miller what the police did to Mitchell? – Simon Carne

9 04 2014

TelegraphIt is not that long ago that the press were pointing to Andrew Mitchell MP and asking: “If the police can do that to a government minister, what chance the rest of us.” I now find myself whether we should not just substitute “press” for “police” and “Maria Miller” for “Andrew Mitchell”. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Kuttner, I would have told royal reporter to “clear off – Martin Hickman

9 04 2014

Stuart KuttnerDay 86, Part 3: Stuart Kuttner, former managing editor of the News of the World, told a court today that he would have told any reporter asking to bribe police “to clear off.” Read the rest of this entry »