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The Wagatha Christie case (part 1) – podcast

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

The morning of 9 October 2019 began as a normal day at work for the Guardian’s media editor, Jim Waterson. And then it happened: a ripple went through the Guardian newsroom, as everyone collectively digested what Coleen Rooney had posted on Instagram.

It was a post that would have unknowable consequences for the wife of the former England footballer Wayne Rooney. And for everyone else who was about to be caught in the crossfire.

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