U.K. Summons James Murdoch

    MUNICH, GERMANY - JANUARY 25:  James Murdoch, son of Rupert Murdoch and Chairman and Chief Executive of News Corporation, Europe and Asia, looks on during the Digital Life Design (DLD) conference at HVB Forum on January 25, 2011 in Munich, Germany. DLD brings together global leaders and creators from the digital world.  (Photo by Miguel Villagran/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** James Murdoch

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    Get ready for another grilling. Media mogul Rupert Murdoch’s son James will testify on Nov. 10 before the British Parliament’s committee investigating News International’s phone-hacking scandal. The heir apparent had appeared before Parliament alongside his father in July, and was recalled in September. Since then, executives working for the Murdochs have contradicted testimony from James over what he knew about the illegal activity. The announcement came as Les Hinton, Murdoch’s right-hand man, appeared before the same committee Monday and said he had in no way been complicit in the scandal.

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