Dinner at Rupert’s – BusinessWeek

by peterjukes

Nine months later, the consequences of that decision still reverberate. Though none gathered at Murdoch’s home that evening could have foreseen the slew of allegations, arrests, and public outrage that loomed, by sticking with London’s effort to quarantine the scandal, Brooks and James Murdoch were, in particular, suspected of a coverup. In retrospect, Rupert Murdoch’s instinct to be loyal to his son that night may end up doing more than anything to prevent James from inheriting control of News Corp.

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