Now Phone-hacking Claims Settled

Seven public figures have settled their claims against News of the World publisher News Group over phone hacking, News International says.

Senh: No wonder no names were mentioned in the headline. I haven't heard of any of those public figures.

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  • The Royals and The Press Go To War - Daily Beast
    ... years after the conclusion of the Leveson enquiry into the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal, none of the legislation...
    05/21/2016 - 9:01 am | View Link
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    The privacy that those in the public eyes can expect is highlighted with claims such as phone hacking, John Whittingdale's private life, and the
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  • Much phone-hacking evidence against The Sun said to be ‘weak’, but at least 11 civil hacking claims will go ahead
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    05/26/2016 - 9:02 am | View Link
  • Judge ruled go ahead for claims of phone hacking against UK tabloid
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    04/29/2016 - 7:11 am | View Link
  • Judge gives go-ahead to phone-hacking damages claims against The Sun
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    04/28/2016 - 6:32 am | View Link
  • The Sun to face trial over phone-hacking claims
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    04/28/2016 - 12:06 am | View Link
  • Judge gives go-ahead to phone-hacking damages claims against The Sun
    News Group Newspapers (NGN), which has previously settled a large number of cases brought against the now-defunct News of the World, has always said there was no hacking activity at its sister tabloid. But on Thursday in London, Mr Justice Mann allowed the ...
    04/27/2016 - 11:21 pm | View Link
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  • What do I need to know about phone hacking and the law ...
    Discover more about what the law says about phone hacking here.
    05/26/2016 - 5:28 am | View Website
  • News UK faces first legal claims involving phone-hacking ...
    News UK is facing new claims that The Sun was involved in phone-hacking. The company has said the claims are "unsubstantiated" and that if they proceed it will ...
    05/25/2016 - 7:13 pm | View Website
  • News International phone hacking scandal
    The News International phone-hacking scandal is a controversy involving the now defunct News of the World and other British newspapers published by News International ...
    05/25/2016 - 4:35 pm | View Website
  • Former footballer Lee Sharpe and ex-girlfriend settle ...
    Former footballer Lee Sharpe and his ex-girlfriend Joanne Petty have settled their phone-hacking damages claims. Sharpe (pictured, left, Reuters), who retired from ...
    05/25/2016 - 7:38 am | View Website
  • Phone hacking
    Phone hacking is the practice of intercepting telephone calls or voicemail messages, often by accessing the voicemail messages of a mobile phone without the consent ...
    05/25/2016 - 1:19 am | View Website
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