British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Murdochs Part 1

Rupert Murdoch, News Corporation chair and CEO, and his son James Murdoch, chairman and chief executive of News International, testified on… read more

Rupert Murdoch, News Corporation chair and CEO, and his son James Murdoch, chairman and chief executive of News International, testified on allegations of illegal phone hacking by News Corporation employees. Questions focused on the extent of their knowledge of criminal activity, settlements and confidentiality agreements made with prior victims, and allegations that police were bribed for information.

The hearing was interrupted when a member of the public tried to accost Rupert Murdoch with a foam pie. There is also a brief period in which the satellite signal was interrupted. close

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

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Program ID:
300580-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Jul 19, 2011
Last Aired:
Dec 19, 2011

Airing Details

  • Jul 19, 2011 | 9:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2011 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2011 | 12:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2011 | 2:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 19, 2011 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 20, 2011 | 3:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 24, 2011 | 10:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 19, 2011 | 8:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2

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