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NBC Fires Producer Over Misleading Zimmerman Tape Edit

On big stories the tendency is to try and “advance the story” and find a new twist or something someone else missed. Sometimes there are perils, sometimes there are errors and sometimes career heads roll. As here with NBC: NBC News has fired a producer who was involved in the production of a misleading segment [...]
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George Zimmerman to Sue NBC for Misleading Tape Edit

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (2 years ago)

George Zimmerman intends to sue NBC for their misleading editing of audio tape of his 911 call the night Florida teen Trayvon Martin was shot and killed. NBC fired a "seasoned" producer and two other employees after an internal inve... Read Post

NBC News President Steve Capus Says Editing Zimmerman Tape Was ‘Mistake,’ Defends Al Sharpton

News : Mediaite (2 years ago)

NBC News president Steve Capus has finally come out and explained the full story behind the edited tape of George Zimmermans' 911 call while following Florida teenager Trayvon Martin. The producer of the edited tape has been fired a... Read Post

Third NBC Producer Fired Over A Second George Zimmerman 911 Tape Edit

News : Mediaite (2 years ago)

Last week, we reported that NBC Miami reporter Jeff Burnside became the second NBC producer to be fired over a misleading edit to Trayvon Martin killer George Zimmerman's 911 call that made it into several Today Show broadcasts. Acc... Read Post

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