6 More News Corp. Staff Arrested Over Phone Hacking

Law360, New York (February 13, 2013, 12:37 PM EST) -- British police on Wednesday arrested six more current and former journalists from the tabloid the Sun and others in connection with the News of the World phone hacking scandal that brought down one of the pillars of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. empire.

Two of those arrested are currently employed at the Sun and have been provided lawyers by the company, a News International Group Ltd. representative said Wednesday. Detectives with the Metropolitan Police working on Operation Weeting, the name of the phone hacking investigation, said the...
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