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CPS: Rebekah Brooks to be charged
"FORMER News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks is to be charged with perverting the course of justice during the News of the World phone-hacking scandal.
The Crown Prosecution Service announced its decision to prosecute Mrs Brooks and her husband Charlie this morning — a move she described as “weak and unjust”.
In a statement today Mrs Brooks and her husband said: “We have this morning been informed by the Office of the Department of Public Prosecutions that we are to be charged with perverting the course of justice."
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