Saturday, May 15, 2021

RUPERT & JAMES MURDOCH TO BE GRILLED AGAIN

April 20, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Rupert Murdoch and son James are due to appear next week at the Leveson inquiry into British media ethics. In July they were also questioned by a parliamentary committee looking into the still-unfolding telephone hacking scandal that resulted in the Murdochs’ decision to shut down its highly profitable London weekly, News of the World. The […]

LAW & ORDER ROILED BY SEX CASE

September 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Law & Order: SVU, which focuses on sex crimes, often relies on real life crimes currently in the news for its scripts, homing in on the victims of those crimes. (“SVU” stands for “Special Victims Unit.”) But what happens when the victim in a torn-from-the-headlines episode changes her story? As it turns out, such was […]