Former Editor from Murdoch's Now-Closing "News of the World" Arrested

Yesterday, our own Adele Stanreported on the growing phone-hacking and corruption scandalengulfing the Rupert Murdoch owned paper the News of the World.

The outcry in Britain, not to mention the Scotland Yard investigation, has grown so intense that the paper will soon be shuttered permanently.

Today, one more small piece of news on this continuing story: one of the editors, Clive Goodman, who formerly headed up the paper's "royals" section has been arrested and is now being held for questioning. 

 

AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at July 8, 2011, 4:38am

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