UK Police Investigate Trinity Mirror Over Phone Hacking
Posted: 9/12/2013 | By: The Irish Times
British police are investigating whether Sunday Mirror newspaper publisher Trinity Mirror is criminally liable for alleged phone hacking by former journalists, widening a probe that had centred on Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.
Mirror said today it was being investigated by London’s Metropolitan
police and it was too soon to say how the matter might progress.
practice of phone hacking by journalists to illegally obtain material
for stories came to light two years ago at News Corp’s now closed News
of the World title.