"News of the World" Whistleblower Found Dead

Whistleblower, Sean Hoare. Yes, really.
When you've got a far-reaching scandal that implicates British government officials, Scotland Yard, Rupert Murdoch and countless others, who can you trust to get the real story out? The Murdoch-owned press doesn't want to talk about it. The rest of the press is a little bit gleeful about it, so maybe not entirely trustworthy. The politicans are trying to save face. And the cops are implicated, so can we trust 'em if they say that the whistleblower--who was found dead--isn't being treated as "suspicious?" Curious though, right?

News of the World phone-hacking whistleblower found dead

Sean Hoare, the former News of the World showbusiness reporter who was the first named journalist to allege that Andy Coulson was aware of phone hacking by his staff, has been found dead .
Hoare, who worked on the Sun and the News of the World with Coulson before being dismissed for drink and drugs problems, was said to have been found at his Watford home. . .

Read more at: Guardian