As ‘Murdoch’s Scandal’ Unravels, Many Implicated : NPR

by peterjukes

And, you know, what was surprising to me about all this, when I really got involved in trying to report this story out, remember now – that’s 2003. Can you imagine, in the United States, that an editor of a newspaper would be before a legislative committee of any kind – federal, state or so on – and would admit to paying the police, what the reaction would be?

Yet somehow this happened in Britain in 2003, it was recorded on videotape, it was available to anyone who wanted it, and there was no follow-up.

via As ‘Murdoch’s Scandal’ Unravels, Many Implicated : NPR.