Phone Hacking Trial: Goodman Lied when he gave evidence, judge suggests – Martin Hickman

9 06 2014

Clive GoodmanDay 117, Part 2: Clive Goodman, the “rogue reporter” blamed by News International for phone hacking at the News of the World, lied when he gave evidence at the current phone hacking trial, the judge suggested today. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Summing up, Coulson made no effort to inquire into extent of phone hacking at NoTW in 2004 – Martin Hickman

9 06 2014

Phone hacking claimsDay 117, Part 1: Andy Coulson made no attempt to inquire into the extent of phone hacking at the News of the World in 2004 after the chief reporter eavesdropped the messages of the Home Secretary, the Old Bailey was told today. Read the rest of this entry »





Law and Media Round Up – 9 June 2014

9 06 2014

Weekly Round UPThe Phone Hacking Trial has completed its twenty eighth week of hearings and the end is now in sight.  On Monday 2 June (Day 113), Trevor Burke QC for Cheryl Carter began his closing speech. On Tuesday 3 June (Day 114), it was the turn of Neil Saunders for Charlie Brooks and finally William Clegg QC for Mark Hanna. Read the rest of this entry »