Murdoch: 'I don't believe in privacy law'

"Generally, I don't believe in privacy law," said Rupert Murdoch.

"Privacy laws are always proposed for the protection of the great and the good and not for the mass people that make up our democracy," he said.

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Murdoch: phone hack 'cover up'

Rupert Murdoch has blamed a cover up at the News of the World for his failure to act earlier. According to Mr Murdoch, a lawyer at the paper concealed the extent of phone hacking.