To his critics, this particular camera
angle seems to have revealed
Rupert Murdoch was questioned by a parliamentary committee over allegations that his company News International hacked into phone message systems, including one belonging to Milly Dowler, a schoolgirl who’d been murdered. This controversy led to the company closing the newspaper News of the World.
QUESTIONER: Did you close the paper down because of the criminality?
RUPERT MURDOCH: Yes, we felt ashamed of what had happened and thought we oughta bring it to a close.
QUESTIONER: People lied to you and lied to their readers.
MURDOCH: We had broken our trust with our readers. Certainly they’d
broken it with me. But it was – the important point it was we had broken
our trust with our readers.
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– Murdochs questioned by parliamentary committee, ABC Australia>>