LONDON: Undercover journalist Mazher Mahmood has been jailed for 15 months after being found guilty earlier this month of perverting the course of justice in drug trial case. He was accused of tampering with evidence in the collapsed drugs trial of singer Tulisa Contostavlos. Mahmood, 53, the self-styled “king of the sting”, and his driver Alan Smith, 67, were found guilty following a two-week Old Bailey trial of conspiring to pervert the course of justice by changing a police statement. Earlier this month, a jury found…
LONDON: British undercover journalist Mazher Mahmood, known for his "Fake Sheikh" disguise and string of celebrity tabloid stings, was found guilty Wednesday of perverting the course of justice.
LONDON: Mazher Mahmood, a British journalist whose undercover work posing as a "fake sheikh" led to a number of high-profile criminal court cases, was charged on Tuesday with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.