Hacking Trial Live Tweets – 10 Mar

Monday 10 March 2014

Summary
Rebekah Brooks faces more Question on Count 1 – Phone Hacking
Brooks third week on the stand
Publicity of Phone Hacking
Greg Miskiw and the Sophie Wessex Story
Rebekah Brooks Cross Examination continues on Count 5 – Illegal Payments
Payments to Police Officers
Public Interest
Prince William Bond Girl picture
Cash Payments
Rebekah Brooks Questioned on MOD Stories
Editorial Approval Needed
Payments to Bettina Jordan-Barber
Rubber Stamp

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Hacking Trial Live Tweets – 27 Feb

Thursday 27 February 2014

Summary
Rebekah Brooks Defence Continues on Count 5 – Illegal Payments
Court matters and more evidence provided to Jury
Books Questioned on her Editorship of The Sun
Brooks Appointed Editor of the Sun
Brooks describes how an edition of the Sun is put together
Issues covered by the Sun under Brooks
Brooks admits mistakes
Count 5 – Conspiracy to commit misconduct in a public office
Brooks questioned on illegal payments to MOD officials
Brooks Contacts with Senior Officials
Payments to Public Officials
Thomas Cook Payments
Payments to MOD Offocials

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Hacking Trial Live Tweets – 9 Dec

Monday 9 December 2013

Summary
The Prosecution Case Continues
Back at the Hacking Trial
Counsel for Rebekah Brooks on Bribing Charges
Witness – Brigadier John Donnelly (Director of Army Personnel Services)
Prosecution Counsel Rebecca Chalkley QC questions Brigadier John Donnelly
Counsel for Rebekah Brooks cross examines Brigadier Donnelly
Further Prosecution questions to Brigadier Donnelly
Witness – Operation Elveden Detective DC Briddon
Prosecution Counsel questions DC Briddon
Counsel for Rebekah Brooks cross examines DC Briddon

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