Hacking book: tabloid reporters on the hook over fake stories sting
Roy Greenslade @ MediaGuardian - Roy Greenslade - on 19/9/12
Today's extract from the updated edition of The phone-hacking scandal: journalism on trial* is by Chris Atkins, the man who made the Starsuckers documentary. His team fed fake celebrity stories to the tabloids, six of which ended up in print. This is somewhat longer than usual, but the devil really is in the detail of the exchanges at the Leveson inquiry when reporters were questioned about their...