Ex-News Corp. Executives Get Bail in Bribery Case - Corruption Currents - WSJ


Two former executives of News Corp.  were among those facing charges in a London court on Thursday on allegations they paid public officials to get information, according to several reports.

Rebekah Brooks, who used to lead News Corp.’s U.K. newspaper unit News International, and Andy Coulson, who was the chief spokesman for Prime Minister David Cameron, along with three others, appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court, where they all received bail until Dec. 6, when they are to appear at Southwark Crown Court.