Tuesday October 27, 2020

The Leveson inquiry: a cheat's guide

The Leveson inquiry has been a big story this week: if you missed it, here’s what you need to know.

27th April, 2012
Murdoch leaving the inquiry with wife Wendi Deng and son Lachlan

The Leveson inquiry has been a big story this week: here’s a cheat's guide for anyone who missed it.

An ongoing public inquiry into the British press ethics that began last November. It was triggered by the News of the World phone hacking scandal. The judge Brian Leveson is overseeing the inquiry, hence the name.

Because two of the biggest names in this saga, News Corp’s chief executive Rupert Murdoch and his son...

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