Paul McCartney's Ex Accuses Mirror Of Hacking Phone

Law360, New York (August 3, 2011, 7:21 PM EDT) -- Paul McCartney's ex-wife said Wednesday that a senior reporter for the Mirror Group Newspapers had admitted to hacking into voice mail messages from the rock legend in 2001, when CNN's Piers Morgan was editor of the Daily Mirror.

In an interview with BBC Newsnight, Heather Mills said the reporter had told her in 2001 that he had heard that she and her then-boyfriend McCartney had been arguing and quoted the voice mail messages to her verbatim.

“You've obviously hacked my phone, and if you do anything...
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