25 July 2014

Jonathan Turner QC secures suspended sentence for News of the World reporter

Jonathan Turner QC secures suspended sentence for News of the World reporter

Jonathan Turner QC defended Dan Evans, a former News of the World reporter, who pleaded guilty to two counts of phone hacking, conspiracy to commit misconduct in public office and perverting the course of justice. Mr Evans was a key witness for the prosecution during the trial of former News of the World editor Andy Coulson. He received a sentence of ten months’ imprisonment, suspended for one year.

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