British Phone-Hacking Investigation, Tony Blair Testimony, Part 2

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair testified at a hearing on allegations of illegal phone hacking by News Corporation employees.
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Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair testified at a hearing on allegations of illegal phone hacking by News Corporation employees.

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, Tony Blair Testimony, Part 2

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Program ID:
306300-3
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 30, 2012
Last Aired:
Jun 3, 2012

Airing Details

  • May 30, 2012 | 1:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 01, 2012 | 1:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 03, 2012 | 10:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1