Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson arrives for the sentencing at the Old Bailey court house in London on Friday. He was jailed for 18 months for being complicit in phone-hacking by journalists at the Rupert Murdoch tabloid he edited. Neil Hall/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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Rebekah Brooks, former News International chief executive, leaves the Central Criminal Court in London on Tuesday, after being acquitted. Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson was convicted of phone hacking Tuesday. Lefteris Pitarakis/AP hide caption

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Rebekah Brooks, left, the former Chief Executive of News International, and her husband Charlie Brooks leave Southwark Crown Court on Wednesday in London, England. Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images hide caption

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Britain's tabloids ruined many lives, a judge concludes. Now, he's recommending more oversight. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images hide caption

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Philip Reeves reporting for the NPR Newscast

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NPR's Philip Reeves and Steve Inskeep

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Philip Reeves speaks with Renee Montagne

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Philip Reeves on 'Morning Edition'

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