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Rupert Murdoch (file / credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

9/11 Families To Meet With U.S. Attorney General About Murdoch

A lawyer for some 9/11 family members says Eric Holder has agreed to meet with them on Aug. 24 regarding the FBI inquiry into the allegations surrounding Rupert Murdoch’s media empire.

07/27/2011

In this image made from television, Rupert Murdoch, following an attempted assault, gives evidence without his jacket  to a House of Commons Committe on the News of the World phone-hacking scandal.(AP Photo/pa)

FBI Inquiry Of Murdoch’s Empire: Reliance On Brits

The FBI began its investigation last week amid claims that Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. may have tried to hack into the phones of 9/11 victims after Long Island Rep. Peter King put on the pressure demanding ac´╗┐tion.

07/24/2011

Rupert Murdoch (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Source: FBI Investigating Whether Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. Tried To Hack 9/11 Victims’ Phones

“I want them to investigate and investigate fully. I have a lot of 9/11 families in my district, they’re entitled to know if their privacy was violated,” Long Island Rep. Peter King said.

07/14/2011