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Wagatha Christie: big-budget drama joins race to bring libel trial to screen

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A big-budget drama featuring major characters in the Wagatha Christie case is to join the slew of documentaries already in production, as the race to bring to the small screen the rancorous details of the high court b...

Coleen Rooney not seeking compensation after ‘Wagatha Christie’ verdict

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Coleen Rooney does not want any compensation or retribution following the “Wagatha Christie” libel trial, according to her lawyer, who said she is “just glad that it’s over and that she can get on with her life”. On F...

Rebekah Vardy loses ‘Wagatha Christie’ libel case against Coleen Rooney

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Rebekah Vardy has lost her “Wagatha Christie” libel case against Coleen Rooney, in a dramatic self-inflicted legal defeat that leaves her reputation destroyed. Three years ago Rooney conducted a “sting” operation to f...

‘Wagatha Christie’ trial: verdict due in Vardy v Rooney libel case

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It has taken almost three years of legal arguments, millions of pounds in lawyers’ fees, and an often excruciating public trial – but at noon on Friday the world will finally learn who has won the “Wagatha Christie” l...

We are what we tweet: Wagatha, social media and the death of privacy

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Mid-way through his three-day, watch-through-your-fingers cross examination of Rebekah Vardy, Coleen Rooney’s theatrical barrister, David Sherborne, asked the following question: “Is this a joke or is it serious, Mrs ...

‘Wagatha Christie’ puts England’s legal system on trial in the social media age

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The “Wagatha Christie” libel trial opened with a cry of despair from Coleen Rooney’s barrister: “This whole court might just think: why on earth are we here?” After almost two weeks of court hearings, it was a questio...

Yes, I’m the jester who coined ‘Wagatha Christie’ – my gift to headline writers everywhere

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At 11.16am on Wednesday 9 October 2019, I tweeted four words: “Coleen Rooney: Wagatha Christie.” Within five minutes, it became clear that people liked the pun. Within 20 minutes, it became clear that it was a slightl...

‘Wagatha Christie’: the sensational court battle that became a fashion face-off

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Legal arguments were not the only thing under such heavy scrutiny at the high court this week. The media coverage of the “Wagatha Christie” libel trial has seen the sartorial choices of all involved under rigorous exa...

‘Wagatha Christie’ case: Coleen Rooney says leaks added to marriage issues

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Coleen Rooney has been told she cannot provide “one shred of evidence” that Rebekah Vardy leaked stories from a private Instagram account to the Sun – but insisted she has strong reason to “believe” Vardy was responsi...

‘Wagatha Christie’ trial: Rebekah Vardy accused of throwing friend ‘under bus’

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Rebekah Vardy has been accused of throwing her former agent and friend “under a bus” in a last-ditch attempt to save her reputation in the “Wagatha Christie” libel trial. The footballer’s wife was accused – during the...

‘Wagatha Christie’ case: Vardy says she tried to leak Drinkwater story to the Sun

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Rebekah Vardy has confirmed she attempted to leak a story about the arrest of drink-driving Premier League footballer Danny Drinkwater to a journalist at the Sun – but insisted it was a one-off. As part of the continu...

‘Wagatha Christie’: Vardy ‘deeply regrets’ intimate Peter Andre remarks

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Rebekah Vardy has said she deeply regrets making unflattering personal remarks about Peter Andre in a newspaper interview, as the multimillion pound “Wagatha Christie” libel trial against Coleen Rooney got under way a...

‘Wagatha Christie’: Vardy accused of destroying evidence as libel trial begins

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Coleen Rooney has accused Rebekah Vardy of conducting a “deliberate and calculated” campaign to destroy evidence prior to their “Wagatha Christie” libel trial, which got under way at the high court. Rooney’s lawyers c...

The Wagatha Christie case (part 2)

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As the so-called ‘Wagatha Christie’ trial approaches, neither side is backing down from a case that has legal fees running into the millions, says media editor Jim WatersonListen to part 1 ...

The Wagatha Christie case (part 1) – podcast

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A sensational libel trial is due to begin next week. Jim Waterson dives into the worlds of celebrity, media and the courts to understand how we got here How to listen to podc...

‘Wagatha Christie’: blow to Coleen Rooney as judge refuses to bring in Rebekah Vardy’s ex-agent

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Coleen Rooney has suffered a serious setback in her legal battle with Rebekah Vardy, after a high court judge refused to grant permission to add Vardy’s former agent to the legal proceedings. Rooney’s lawyers had atte...

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