On Wednesday morning, the British media watchdog Ofcom handed down a verdict upholding Piers Morgan’s right to say on TV that he didn’t imagine “a phrase” Meghan Markle stated in her interview with Oprah Winfrey.
The ruling was greeted with delight by the British press, each on their entrance pages and behind the scenes.
One British newspaper editor, for instance, advised the Each day Beast: “I feel for a lot of commentators/opinion writers they’ll use the ruling to take the gloves off. It’ll be open season.”
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