Rebekah Brooks a news paper journalist and editor of ‘Britain’s News of the World‘ took the stand for the first time in her trail, and denied knowing anything about what was going on with the phone hacking scandal. When asked if she knew anything, Brooks replied: “No, not at all.” She has been charged with two counts attempting to cover up her alleged crimes, phone hacking, and trying to bribe public officials to effect the outcome of many different news stories. She denies that she has even been part of such thing. Today she has been cleared of one charge in the phone hacking scandal.
This is nothing new for Rebekah Brooks, she was in arrested three years ago. Strange enough she resigned in July 2011 a couple of days after Murdoch shut down the doors. The scandal was huge and within days Rebekah Brooks was arrested.She was even asked if she knew Glenn Mulcaire, a private detective that was jailed in 2007 for the same charges in phone hacking.
Rebekah Brooks was born on May 27, 1968 in the U.K. her life has been full of ups and downs. She always seems to put herself in the spot light. Education is in communication, and she sure showed it in the court room that day.
She still faces 4 more counts … What will happen ?
Is Rebekah Brooks Guilty ?
The picture of Prince William in a bikini has been a big part of this trail. Rebekah Brooks has been the center of attention with all kinds of scandals in the media. She has seemed to get herself deep in this one.
Rebekah Mary Brooks on Trail
Rebekah Mary Brooks – Published on May 12, 2012 – Rebekah Mary Brooks (née Wade, born 27 May 1968) is a British journalist and former newspaper editor. She was Chief Executive Officer of News International (from 2009 to 2011), having previously served as the youngest editor of a British national newspaper as editor of the News of the World (from 2000 to 2003) and the first female editor of The Sun (from 2003 to 2009). She married actor Ross Kemp in 2002; in 2009, they divorced, and she married former racehorse trainer and author Charlie Brooks.
She is a prominent figure in the News International phone hacking scandal, having been the editor of the News of the World when illegal phone hacking was allegedly carried out by the newspaper.
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