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    here.

    Phone hacking: ex-News of the World US editor faces 'no further action'

    Met police confirms it has released award-winning reporter James Desborough from bail

    Lisa O'Carroll
    guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 27 March 2012 12.19 EDT

    "[James] Desborough is the first of the News of the World staff members to be arrested and then told he faces no further action.

    Two others – Bethany Usher, a former freelance journalist who has worked on some News of the World stories and is now a lecturer in Teeside, and Laura Elston, a journalist with the Press Association – were released from bail shortly after they were arrested last year and told no further action would be taken.

    In total there have been 48 arrests in relation to the press – 22 under Operation Weeting, 23 under Operation Elveden, the investigation into alleged illegal payments to police and other public officials, and three under Operation Tuleta, which is looking at allegations of computer hacking."

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    by greenbird on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 06:45:02 PM PDT

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