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Phone hacking trial: Recordings of David Blunkett’s love messages found in NI safe

Court hears of emotional voicemails in which former Home Secretary tries to prevent break-up

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He has gained reputation as ruthless and passionate advocate of Education Secretary's reforms

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Boris Johnson said he was backing David Cameron “all the way” and was “increasingly confident” the Prime Minister would win the 2015 election for the Tories, amid fresh claims about his party leadership ambitions.

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The Sun's defence editor Virginia Wheeler and former Met PC Paul Flattley charged with misconduct in public office

Alison Levitt said the charges related to the payment of money for information about the death of a 14-year-old girl as well as other 'accidents, incidents and crimes'

Detective Chief Inspector April Casburn was found guilty of one count of misconduct in public office

Detective faces jail for offering hacking probe leaks to NOTW

April Casburn’s high-flying career in the police ended in disgrace tonight when she was convicted of offering to leak details of the phone hacking inquiry to the News of the World.

Clive Goodman: The former News of the World royal correspondent has made a request to News International to cover his legal costs

First they had to cough up for Andy Coulson...now News International is in a fight to pay Clive Goodman's legal fees

News International face a lengthy court battle over the legal fees of the News of the World’s former royal correspondent, Clive Goodman, after a hearing in the Old Bailey revealed uncertainty over who would be covering his costs in defending charges relating to alleged  payments made to former royal contacts.

David Cameron is under pressure to release private emails exchanged with Rebekah Brooks

Commons Speaker John Bercow attacks David Cameron for failing to give details of secret emails between himself and former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks

John Bercow, the Commons Speaker, criticised David Cameron today for failing to provide details of a secret tranche of emails between the Prime Minister and Rebekah Brooks, the former News International chief executive.

Rebekah Brooks talked about texts from the Prime Minister – but did not mention any emails

Cameron: why I suppressed Brooks emails

PM tries to quell row over unpublished messages between himself and former News International chief executive

Pressure grows on David Cameron to release 'secret' Rebekah Brooks emails

Labour says Downing Street must show there is no cover-up over News Corp messages

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