As it happened: MPs publish phone hacking report - Live coverage - The Independent

As it happened: MPs publish phone hacking report

Cross-party Commons Media Committee revealed devastating findings into revelations that led to the closure of the News of the World

  • * Rupert Murdoch is not a "fit person" to run a major corporation, MPs said in a devastating report into the News of the World phone-hacking scandal
    * News International and News Corp showed 'wilful blindness'.
    * James Murdoch's lack of curiosity and wilful ignorance described as astonishing. Questions should be raised over his competence.
    * Rebekah Brooks should accept responsibility for the News of the World’s indefensible behaviour over the Dowler coverage.
    * Committee press conference concluded 12.45pm

    REPORT: Rupert and James Murdoch accused -
    5/1/2012 11:56:54 AM
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