Celebs plan US phone-hack suits aganst News Corp

Three victims have been widely identified as Paul Burrell, David Beckham and Jude Law.

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Mark Lewis, solicitor of the Dowler family. Photo: Getty Images

News Corp is facing three at least phone-hacking lawsuits in the US, according to reports.

The cases are being pursued by British lawyer Mark Lewis, who has represented dozens of celebrities in civil actions in the UK as well as the parents of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler.

The cases are expected to be filed within the next few weeks. “This is getting wider,” Lewis told US website the Daily Beast.

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