Rebekah Brooks speaks after phone hacking verdicts

The former News International chief executive added that her thoughts were with former colleagues who face future trials.

Flanked by her husband Charlie, Rebekah Brooks spoke for the first time since she was cleared of phone hacking charges and said she felt "vindicated by the unanimous verdicts."

ITV News' correspondent Emily Morgan reports:

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Rebekah Brooks 'vindicated' by hacking verdicts

Rebekah Brooks, speaking for the first time since she was cleared of phone hacking charges this week, has declared: "I am innocent of the crimes that I was charged with and I feel vindicated by the unanimous verdicts."