Friday, October 7, 2011

#phonehacking :Paul Burrell targeted by News of the World phone hacking

On 5 October 2011 it was revealed that Paul Burrell's phone was hacked by the defunct News of the World in the Hackgate scandal that has ripped through News Corporation.

 In March 2008, shortly before the end of the Princess Diana Inquest in London, Simon Tomlin spoke to Dan Evans of the NOTW who was preparing a hitpiece on Paul Burrell. Did Dan Evans authorise the use of phone hacking against Paul Burrell in March 2008? Simon addressed the subject again when he spoke to Rob Jobson of the NOTW in July 2008 after the newspaper had ravaged Burrell over allegations he slept with Princess Diana...