12 July 2011 11:06 | By Maureen O'Hare & Francis Whittaker
News in pictures - 12 July 2011

Phone-hacking scandal widens

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The News International phone-hacking scandal widened as allegations emerged that journalists from The Sun and The Sunday Times - other newspapers from Rupert Murdoch's media empire - had attempted to access the voicemail of British former Prime Minister Gordon Brown and had obtained information from his bank account, legal file and his family's medical records. (Gordon Brown is pictured above, right, with his wife Sarah and sons John Macauley and James Fraser).

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