Revealed: Names Of News International Staff Who Hired Phone Hacker Glenn Mulcaire
GLENN Mulcaire has revealed the identities of the News of the World staff who instructed him to hack phones. Clive Goodman, who along with Mulcaire went to jail for phone hacking, has already pointed the finger at former NoTW editor Andy Coulson. Now Mulcaire has revealed the names of the News International staffers he says hired him.
Mulcaire has given the names to Steve Coogan’s lawyers at Schillings. The court order demanded it and Mulcaire complied with the law.
Mulcaire’s solicitor, Sarah Webb, from Payne Hicks Beach, says “confidentiality issues“ prevent him revealing the names. And then this:
Schillings, which is representing Coogan, has agreed not to reveal the names yet, to give Payne Hicks Beach a chance to apply for a court order stopping their release.
Got that? The names of the people who invaded and spied on the lives of the innocent are confidential. And if there is one thing Mulcaire and his paymasters respect it is, er, confidentiality and privacy…