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Tuesday, February 1, 2011
Andy Coulson Leaves Downing Street Job
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The Guardian is reporting that Andrew Coulson, editor of the News of the World from 2003 until 2007 and a witness in the trial of Tommy and Gail Sheridan, has ended his employment as the Prime Ministers Director of Communications. They are also reporting that he will not receive any severance pay as "is in line with the standard contract for special advisers"