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Leveson

# leveson - Friday 4 July, 2014

David Cameron’s former aide sentenced to 18 months in prison

Coulson had been found guilty of phone hacking.

# leveson - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

News of the World hacked Kate Middleton’s phone 155 times, trial is told

Former royal editor Clive Goodman illegally listened to the messages of Kate and Princes William and Harry, the court was told.

# leveson - Thursday 14 March, 2013

David Cameron under pressure over press regulation

Talks in the UK on Leveson proposals have broken down so the Prime Minister has decided to hold a vote on his Royal Charter solution in parliament on Monday.

# leveson - Friday 18 January, 2013

Column: Public inquiry system reflects power imbalance in Irish society

Women’s lives are not a priority in the public sphere – and this is clear from a series of inquiries, writes Margaret O’Keeffe.

# leveson - Sunday 30 December, 2012

‘A logistical, logarithmic progression’ : The year in 46 quotes Review 2012 This post contains images

‘A logistical, logarithmic progression’ : The year in 46 quotes

“It’s clear that people are pissed off with us as a government” and 45 other quotes that tell the story of 2012.

# leveson - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Column: Could Leveson affect press freedom in Ireland?

Leveson’s recommendations on data protection have been largely overlooked – but could have serious implications even here, writes Seamus Dooley.

Cameron says independent watchdog is needed urgently

The British PM met with editors and executives at 10 Downing Street to push them to set up a new independent regulatory body.

# leveson - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Deep unease and not an option: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Deep unease and not an option: The week in quotes

“The Supreme Court is absolutely clear about this issue and the people have been absolutely clear.”

# leveson - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Top readers’ comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

# leveson - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Leveson Report: “Putting a policeman in every newsroom is no sort of answer”

Lord Leveson said that a new independent regulatory body should be set up so that the press could regulate itself. He also criticised the link between politicians and the press.

IN FULL: The Leveson Report into culture, practice and ethics of British press

The full report has been published along with an executive summary. Read it here.

# leveson - Sunday 4 November, 2012

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge

In the texts, Cameron praises a horse he rode while Brooks tells him that she cried during his speech at a Conservative Party conference.

# leveson - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter

A Sun journalist was arrested in a dawn raid in London this morning.

# leveson - Saturday 14 July, 2012

From Business ETC Independence of regulator from press and State crucial – Press Ombudsman Leveson

Independence of regulator from press and State crucial – Press Ombudsman

Ireland’s Press Ombudsman John Horgan appeared before the Leveson inquiry into media ethics yesterday to discuss press regulation.

# leveson - Saturday 7 July, 2012

From Business ETC Press Ombudsman to give evidence at Leveson inquiry Leveson

Press Ombudsman to give evidence at Leveson inquiry

John Horgan will appear before the inquiry into media ethics in the UK next week.

# leveson - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones

Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that Mulcaire, who was jailed in 2007 for hacking phone messages, must reveal who ordered him to listen in on the voicemails.

# leveson - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

From Business ETC Murdoch’s News Corp considering plan to split company News Corp

Murdoch’s News Corp considering plan to split company

Newspaper business could be split into a separate company.

# leveson - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron ‘We’re definitely in this together’

The inquiry into media ethics in the UK heard evidence from the British Prime Minister today as the close relationship between David Cameron and senior News International figures came under scrutiny.

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron Hacking This post contains videos

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron

The inquiry set up in the wake of the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World continues to receive witness testimony today.

David Cameron to appear before Leveson inquiry today

The British prime minister will face questions about his relationship with Rupert Murdoch.

# leveson - Monday 11 June, 2012

Leveson: Gordon Brown contradicts Murdoch, criticises The Sun

The former British Prime Minister kicked off a week of senior political witnesses at the inquiry into British media ethics which also heard from current Chancellor George Osborne.

# leveson - Friday 8 June, 2012

From Business ETC David Cameron to address Leveson inquiry next week Leveson

David Cameron to address Leveson inquiry next week

Former PMs Gordon Brown and John Major also lined up to appear at media ethics inquiry.

# leveson - Monday 28 May, 2012

From Business ETC ‘Odious practices’ exposed by Leveson not present in Ireland – Rabbitte Media

‘Odious practices’ exposed by Leveson not present in Ireland – Rabbitte

The annual report of the Press Council of Ireland and the Press Ombudsman was launched in Dublin today with the Leveson inquiry featuring heavily.

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Woman arrested in London in connection with phone hacking scandal

The 42-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of money laundering offences.

Protester disrupts Tony Blair evidence at Leveson inquiry

The protester called the former British prime minister a war criminal and had to be forcibly removed from the inquiry courtroom.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

# leveson - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Heard at Leveson: Piers Morgan taught Jeremy Paxman how to hack phones

The tutorial happened at a lunch attended by Ulrika Johnson – who was teased by the tabloid editor about her relationship with the then English football manager Sven-Göran Eriksson.

# leveson - Monday 21 May, 2012

From Business ETC Investigation launched into donations for British culture secretary Inquiry

Investigation launched into donations for British culture secretary

The British parliament’s commissioner for standards has opened an inquiry into allegations Jeremy Hunt failed to register donations from media companies.

# leveson - Saturday 19 May, 2012

Family of murdered private investigator to meet police over case collapse

Police corruption has been linked to the failure to convict anyone for the murder of Daniel Morgan in 1987.

# leveson - Saturday 12 May, 2012

7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week

From Rupert Murdoch’s TV favourites to David Cameron’s text message lessons…

# leveson - Friday 11 May, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

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LOL! ROFL! Rebekah Brooks teaches Cameron textspeak

The former tabloid editor taught the prime minister the true meaning behind ‘LOL’, but what else has he been getting wrong?

# leveson - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Murdoch: Fallout from hacking scandal ‘changed my entire company’

The 81-year-old tells Leveson: “I failed, and I’m sorry about it,” adding later: “We are now a new company altogether.”

Leveson: Rupert Murdoch plays down political influence

News Corp chairman told British inquiry into media ethics that it’s a myth he or his papers carry serious political sway.

# leveson - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here’s nine things to know before 9am.

Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt is under pressure to resign following testimony from James Murdoch at the Leveson inquiry yesterday. Rupert Murdoch appears before the media inquiry today.

# leveson - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here’s nine things you really should know before 9am…

# leveson - Friday 6 April, 2012

Julian Assange: I may be biggest media victim since the McCanns

The Wikileaks chief has hit out at press coverage of his case, revealing that he has made official complaints on 75 occasions.

# leveson - Monday 27 February, 2012

Charlotte Church ‘sickened and disgusted’ by actions uncovered in phone hacking case

The singer has settled her case against publishers of the now-defunct News of the World for £600k and a public apology.

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