British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Rebekah Brooks Testimony, Part 2

Former News of the World Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British… read more

Former News of the World Chief Executive Rebekah Brooks testified at a hearing on the phone-hacking scandal surrounding the defunct British newspaper. This portion included questions on Ms. Brooks relationship with Prime Minister David Cameron and the Sun's decision to support the Conservative Party in the general election, and her influence over politicians.

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

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Program ID:
305952-2
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
May 11, 2012
Last Aired:
May 25, 2012

Airing Details

  • May 11, 2012 | 6:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2012 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2012 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 12, 2012 | 2:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 14, 2012 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 25, 2012 | 3:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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