After months of investigation, a British parliamentary panel concluded Chairman Rupert Murdoch was "not a fit person" to run a major international company, and exhibited "willful blindness" toward what was going on in his company, News International, the British arm of News Corp.
In a report on the malpractice at Murdoch's now-shuttered News of The World tabloid, legislators accused Murdoch and his son James of overseeing a corporate culture that sought "to cover up, rather than seek out, wrongdoing.''
David Folkenflik is NPR's media correspondent.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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