Elton John Loses Libel Case to Murdoch-Owned Newspaper
Posted: 10/10/2012 | By: Eriq Gardner | The Hollywood Reporter
One of these days, someone will consider why the country with the
world's toughest libel laws also has the most notorious tabloids. Until
then, there's Elton John vs. Rupert Murdoch.
On Wednesday, the UK's high court shot down the singer's defamation lawsuit
against the UK newspaper The Times
, a Murdoch-owned paper over a story about a tax avoidance scheme. Cue the Murdoch tweet.