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Sun’s Whitehall editor to be charged

The Sun‘s Whitehall editor is to be charged along with two other people in relation to payment for information including details of the government’s 2010 deficit reduction plans. Read the full story

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Sun journalists in court over bribery charges

Two Sun journalists have appeared in court facing charges of alleged bribes paid to public officials. Read the full story

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Sun royal editor charged for alleged payments to soldier

The Sun‘s royal editor, Duncan Larcombe, is to be charged for allegedly paying £23,000 to a royal sergeant and his wife in 2008. Read the full story

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Sun crime editor cleared of corruption charges

The Sun crime editor who was arrested, and yesterday cleared, under suspicion of corruption has spoken of his pride to be part of a team of reporters who “did the job well and decently”. Read the full story

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Prison officer charged over Sun exchange

A former prison officer has been charged with committing misconduct in public office over allegations he was paid £3,350 by the Sun in exchange for information about a high-profile prisoner. Read the full story

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Operation Elveden: Sun’s defence editor charged

Scotland Yard has charged two more people under the Operation Elveden investigation, including the Sun‘s defence editor Virgina Wheeler. Read the full story

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Brooks and Coulson facing new criminal charges

The Crown Prosecution Service has announced that Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson are facing charges for alleged illegal payments to public officials. Read the full story

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Operation Elveden: no further action against two released

Scotland Yard has said that two of the 52 people arrested as part of Operation Elveden have been released from bail and will face no further action. Read the full story

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“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”


Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.


(Source: POLIS)

 

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