phone-hacking trial verdict

After seven months in one of the most high-profile criminal trials for decades, former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has been found guilty of phone hacking, and former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks cleared of all charges against her

Support for Whittingdale in media role

Critics say culture secretary should confirm Leveson inquiry


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James Murdoch returns as Sky chairman

Appointment as chairman comes four years after resigning at height of phone-hacking scandal

Brooks rewards phone-hacking trial lawyer

Angus McBride appointed as News UK’s general counsel


CPS ends phone-hacking prosecutions

Legal process cost more than £100m but had limited success

Murdoch protégé must plot digital path

Brooks reappointed at UK paper unit after phone-hacking case as Sun fights for online subscribers

Brooks returns as News Corp’s UK chief

Rebound comes a year after being cleared of phone-hacking charges

Andy Coulson cleared of perjury

Acquittal is latest setback for prosecutors in hacking scandal

Trinity Mirror braced for more claims

Publisher considers change of tack after record privacy payouts

Trinity Mirror hacking victims awarded £1.2m

Sadie Frost and Paul Gascoigne receive payouts in test case

CPS drops prosecution of nine journalists

Acquittals and hung juries prompted review in payments case

Mirror papers face wrath of celebrities

Phone-hacking case could set precedent for payouts

Phone hacking was ‘rife’ at the Mirror

Voicemail intercepted on ‘industrial scale’, court told

News Corp avoids US hacking charges

Murdoch news operation and 21st Century Fox unit faced probe

Jury fails to reach verdicts in Sun trial

Journalists had been accused of corrupting public officials

Funds oppose Murdoch’s re-election at Sky

Phone hacking scandal leaves suitability in doubt, investors say

Phone hacking journalist jailed for 8 months

NotW news editor guilty of ‘substantial invasion of privacy’

NotW news editor pleads guilty to hacking

Ian Edmondson is the tabloid’s seventh journalist to be convicted

Brooks decides not to claim legal costs

Old Bailey told neither Brooks nor News UK would reclaim costs

Trinity Mirror faces 50 hacking claims

Newspaper publisher has already paid out £125,000 to victims

Trinity Mirror admits phone hacking

Newspaper group settles six claims

Barclays shows signs of recovering from Qatar

Legal privilege is impeding SFO’s pursuit over 2008 capital raising

New regulator tells newspapers to grow up

FT recruits complaints commissioner

Editorial appointment follows decision not to join new regulator

Ex-NotW staff face phone hacking charges

Two former journalists charged as a result of Operation Pinetree

Phone-hacking tabloid reporter walks free

Former News of the World journalist given suspended sentence

Murdoch stars in ‘Last Mogul Standing’

Bid must make rivals ask if they should return to making deals

Coulson receives 18-month jail sentence

Coulson lawyer urges sentencing restraint

Facts do not justify maximum term, says QC

Coulson ‘turned NotW into criminal enterprise’

Prosecutor says targets ‘read like a Who’s Who of Britain’

Coulson faces retrial on two counts

Phone-hacking jury was discharged after failing to reach verdict