Daily Mail Settles J.K. Rowling Suit, Apologizes for Lying

The Daily Mail is a publication that regularly produces stories. Some of these stories are fact, some of them are based in fact and some of them are not even close to fact. But when they've published stories in that last category, they have to apologize and they usually do so in a big way. Enter: J.K. Rowling's… » 5/08/14 12:20pm 5/08/14 12:20pm

Italian Police Sue Amanda Knox's Parents For Slander

Amanda Knox's parents have been living a nightmare since their daughter was accused of killing her roommate, and now they're facing legal troubles of their own. The Wall Street Journal reports that today an Italian judge indicted Curt Knox and Edda Mellas on a slander charge for telling the press that their daughter… » 2/15/11 9:00pm 2/15/11 9:00pm

Women Out For Justice Against Career-Destroying Jerks

Trolls are small, pudgy, genital-free humanesque figures that were a momentarily interesting phenomena. They were also cute little dolls when I was a kid. Some trolls, however are worse then others. As Wired » 7/30/08 2:30pm 7/30/08 2:30pm , the trolls on AutoAdmit.com, a college-admissions discussion board, are wannabe lawyers with extremely small…