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Huhne: Speeding story was 'payback' for criticism of Murdoch press

10 September 2013 Last updated at 08:07 BST

Former MP Chris Huhne, who was jailed for lying about a driving offence, has claimed the newspaper investigation that led to his downfall was "payback" for his stance towards Rupert Murdoch.

He told BBC Newsnight: "Grooming is not an unfair word... the email exchanges and voice mail exchanges between the journalist involved and my ex-wife were made public in the trial. I think it's a fair adjective."

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