British Telephone Hacking by Media

In his first major speech to the House of Commons since resigning as prime minister, Gordon Brown spoke out about the phone hacking… read more

In his first major speech to the House of Commons since resigning as prime minister, Gordon Brown spoke out about the phone hacking scandal. One of the British newspapers owned by News International obtained private details of Mr. Brown’s family medical records. Mr. Brown also talked about his decision, while prime minister, not to launch an inquiry into allegations of phone hacking by News International. Labour Leader Ed Miliband introduced a motion urging News International to withdraw its bid for British Sky Broadcasting. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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British Telephone Hacking by Media

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Program ID:
300522-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Jul 14, 2011
Last Aired:
Jul 18, 2011

Airing Details

  • Jul 14, 2011 | 7:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2011 | 1:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 18, 2011 | 12:34am EDT | C-SPAN 1