James Murdoch Resigns From Uk Newspaper Boards

James Murdoch resigns from UK newspaper boards

LONDON (Reuters) - James Murdoch has resigned from the boards of the companies that publish its British newspapers including the now-defunct News of the World tabloid at the center of the phone hacking sandal, regulatory filings show.

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