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No charges over Kate hoax call

No charges will be brought against the Australian DJs over a hoax phone call to the hospital treating the Duchess of Cambridge, the Crown Prosecution Service has said.

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Kate hoax call was 'misguided harmless prank'

In reaching this decision, the CPS has taken into account the following, among other, matters:

It is not possible to extradite individuals from Australia in respect of the potential offences in question.

However misguided, the telephone call was intended as a harmless prank.

The consequences in this case were very sad.

We send our sincere condolences to Jacintha Saldanha’s family.

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