Phone Hacking: Andy Coulson and Clive Goodman to face re-trial – Martin Hickman

30 06 2014

coulsongoodmanAndy Coulson, former award-winning editor of the News of the World, is to face a re-trial over allegations he approved cash bribes to “palace cops” to obtain copies of phone directories for the Royal Family, the Old Bailey heard today. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Goodman Lied when he gave evidence, judge suggests – Martin Hickman

9 06 2014

Clive GoodmanDay 117, Part 2: Clive Goodman, the “rogue reporter” blamed by News International for phone hacking at the News of the World, lied when he gave evidence at the current phone hacking trial, the judge suggested today. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Coulson faced “two prosecution speeches” his lawyer complains – Martin Hickman

28 05 2014

Former News Of The World Editor Andy Coulson Faces Arrest As Part Of Phone Hacking InvestigationDay 110, Part 2:  Andy Coulson, former editor of the News of the World, has faced two prosecution speeches at the phone hacking trial: one from the prosecution and a second from ex-royal editor Clive Goodman, his lawyer complained today. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Closing Speech, Clive Goodman “groomed” to take sole blame for phone hacking- Martin Hickman

27 05 2014

davidspens(1)Day 109: Clive Goodman, the News of the World’s royal editor, was “groomed” to take sole blame for the phone hacking scandal, his lawyer told a court today. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Jury to retire to consider verdicts on 9 June – Martin Hickman

19 05 2014

???????????????????????Day 106, Part 1: The jury in the phone hacking trial is set to retire to consider its verdicts on 9 June 2014, three weeks today, Mr Justice Saunders said this morning. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Security Plans for Princess Diana’s home found at Clive Goodman’s – Martin Hickman

16 05 2014

Rebekah Brooks, Andy Coulson And Others Arrive At Court To Enter Their Pleas On Bribery Of Officials ChargesDay 105, Part 2: Police security plans for Princess Diana’s former home were found at the home of a News of the World reporter when he was arrested by detectives for phone hacking, the Old Bailey heard today. Read the rest of this entry »





Phone Hacking Trial: Goodman, News International meddled in my prosecution to avoid truth about phone hacking – Martin Hickman

16 05 2014

Clive-GoodmanDay 105, Part 1: News International meddled in the original prosecution of Clive Goodman so that it could dodge the truth about the phone hacking, he claimed at the Old Bailey today. Read the rest of this entry »