PM: Coulson sentence shows no-one above the law

Prime Minister David Cameron. Credit: Press Association

The sentence handed out to former Downing Street director of communications Andy Coulson over phone hacking shows that "no one is above the law", Prime Minister David Cameron has said.

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Andy Coulson jailed for 18 mths for plotting to hack phones

Former Number 10 spin doctor Andy Coulson has been jailed for 18 months after being found guilty of plotting to hack phones while in charge at the News of the World.