Reporter admits hacking William, Kate and Harry's phones 200 times
Former royal editor tells Old Bailey for the first time that he hacked the royals while working at the tabloid
Published 14/05/2014 | 17:00
Clive Goodman, who was jailed in 2007 for illegally accessing the voicemails on the mobiles of royal aides, told the court for the first time today that he had hacked the royals while working at the tabloid.
The Duchess of Cambridge's phone was hacked 155 times, William's was illegally accessed 35 times and Harry's messages on nine occasions, the court was told.
Coulson and Rebekah Brooks, another former editor and later chief executive of Murdoch's British newspaper arm are also on trial accused of phone-hacking offences.
All seven defendants on trial deny the charges.
The case continues
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