Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks gives evidence May 11, 2012, to Britain's media ethics inquiry in central London in this image from television. Brooks is a central figure in the scandal over tabloid phone hacking that has shaken both Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and Britain's establishment. (Associated Press)

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Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks gives evidence May 11, 2012, to Britain's media ethics inquiry in central London in this image from television. Brooks is a central figure in the scandal over tabloid phone hacking that has shaken both Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and Britain's establishment. (Associated Press)