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Thursday, August 28, 2008

Mail On Sunday Apologizes To Sir Salman Rushdie Over Excerpts From Book

The Guardian reports that the Mail on Sunday says it will apologize to author Salman Rushdie for reprinting statements from a book it excerpted; Sir Salman won a libel judgment against the book's author, Ron Evans, this week. The book, On Her Majesty's Secret Service, included claims that Sir Salman was "unhygenic" and that he was nicknamed "Scruffy." Read more here.

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