British Phone-Hacking Investigation, James Murdoch Testimony, Part 2

James Murdoch testified on allegations of illegal phone hacking by News Corporation employees. He answered question about his… read more

James Murdoch testified on allegations of illegal phone hacking by News Corporation employees. He answered question about his relationship swith politicians, specifically conversations with former Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, Prime Minister David Cameron, and others.

Prime Minister David Cameron appointed Lord Justice Leveson on July 13, 2011, to investigate the role of the press and police in the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper News of the World. The hearings were divided into four modules, or phases: 1) the relationship between the press and the public, and phone-hacking and other potentially illegal acts 2) relationships between the press and police 3) the relationship between press and politicians 4) recommendations for improved policy and regulation. close

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

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British Phone-Hacking Investigation, James Murdoch Testimony, Part 2

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Program ID:
305589-2
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Apr 24, 2012
Last Aired:
May 25, 2012

Airing Details

  • Apr 24, 2012 | 6:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 24, 2012 | 3:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 25, 2012 | 12:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 25, 2012 | 12:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2