/// DOJ Notified News Corp. About Phone-Record Seizure

May 26, 2013  |  All Things Digital

The Justice Department notified the parent company of Fox News more than two years ago about its seizure of phone records belonging to one of its reporters, a Fox official said Saturday. The parent company, News Corp, didn’t tell Fox about the notification, the Fox official said. This new detail helps clear up a mystery at the heart of the continuing controversy over the government’s actions. Over the past week, officials at Fox have denied they were notified of the phone-record subpoenas, while law-enforcement officials insisted they were. It appears the reason for the discrepancy was that the notice was sent to News Corp. Read the rest of this post on the original site »

DOJ Notified News Corp. About Phone-Record Seizure

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