British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Andy Coulson Testimony

Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British tabloid, News of the World, where he… read more

Andy Coulson testified about his knowledge of phone-hacking practices at the now-defunct British tabloid, News of the World, where he served as editor from 2003-2007. Mr. Coulson later served as the communications director for British Prime Minister David Cameron from 2010-11.

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, Andy Coulson Testimony

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Program ID:
305930-7
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
May 10, 2012
Last Aired:
May 25, 2012

Airing Details

  • May 10, 2012 | 9:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 10, 2012 | 10:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 11, 2012 | 2:39am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2012 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2012 | 10:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 12, 2012 | 5:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 14, 2012 | 12:37am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 25, 2012 | 6:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 25, 2012 | 7:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2