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New phone hack inquiry ruled out


Scotland Yard says there is no need for a further investigation into allegations that the voice mail messages of celebrities, politicians and the Royal Family were hacked into.

The Guardian has claimed thousands of people had their messages intercepted by private investigators working for the News of the World.

Daniel Sandford reports.


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