Report: Phone Hacking Victims’ Names To Be Released

Within weeks, British prosecutors will release the names of hundreds of alleged phone-hacking victims, the UK’s Independent reports:

The list is expected to reveal more well-known figures typical of the News of the World’s alleged targets, such as actors, pop stars, politicians and murder victims. Media attention is likely to centre on whether any more Hollywood stars join Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie on the charge sheet.

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