The Culture, Media and Sport Committee, recently focused on a 2007 incident in which a reporter at The News of the World illegally tapped into phone messages for the royal family.
The results were published in a document on questionable reporting practices in England.
The parliamentary committee said The News of the World is feigning “collective amnesia” on the matter. According to The New York Times, the panel stated in their report:
We have repeatedly encountered an unwillingness to provide the detailed information that we sought, claims of ignorance or lack of recall, and deliberate obfuscation.
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