The Police and The Press

    In one of the biggest newspaper ethics scandals in history, the Murdoch Empire has found many of its key officers tried for illegal and unethical news practices which have come to define most of the cynical, establishment red-tops.

    From the Prime Ministers' inner offices to a raft of right wing tabloids, wire-tapping, phone hacking, spying and bribery were common pursuits. These became the standard operating procedures of Britain's biggest circulation press, and the subject of par