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Ofcom Criticises Fox News For Apology Delays Over Birmingham Extremism Claims

A Fox News programme which said Birmingham was a city “where non-Muslims just simply don’t go” breached broadcasting regulations and should have been corrected sooner, media regulator Ofcom has ruled. The comments were made in an edition of the Justice with Judge Jeanine [Pirro] show about Islamic extremism four days after the attack on French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Four people complained to Ofcom after the broadcast on 11 January this year.

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