Murdoch Scandal Produces First Criminal Charges

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Rebekah Brooks, her husband and former aides say they're outraged by criminal charges filed against them today in connection with phone hacking and government corruption. Brooks was one of Rupert Murdoch's top executives and closest confidants, but the Crown Prosecution Service says she conspired to pervert the course of justice.  Ben Fenton is chief media correspondent for the Financial Times.

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Ben Fenton - Financial Times - @benfenton

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Warren Olney

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