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FOR THE last four years Piers Morgan has been desperately trying to distance himself from the phone hacking scandal.
Twice he’s been interviewed under caution by detectives investigating phone hacking at the Daily Mirror when he was editor from 1995 to 2004.
Between 2001 and 2009 he made a series of incriminating statements widely interpreted as evidence he knew all about the practice.
Two of his protégés — Andy Coulson and Rebekah Brooks — have appeared in the dock at the Old Bailey.
Coulson went to gaol: Brooks was acquitted.
Morgan now insists he knew nothing:
“For the record … I have never hacked a phone, told anyone to hack a phone, or published any stories based on the…