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ABC defends 7:30 “shirtfront” parody

David Knox November 13, 2014 17

The ABC has defended Kirsten Drysdale's first segment on 7:30 after satire crash-lands back in the show this week.

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The Chaser: “We’ll make all-new mistakes!”

David Knox October 15, 2014 1

Chas Licciardello admits Media Circus won't be as scathing as previous shows, but controversy is never far away.

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Airdate: The Chaser’s Media Circus

David Knox September 19, 2014 4

3 "new" faces join The Chaser's parlour game series coming to ABC in October.

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ACMA rules Hamster Wheel sketch breached Code of Practice

David Knox June 21, 2014 9

The Chaser breached the ABC Code of Practice when they depicted Chris Kenny having sex with a dog.

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ABC to broadcast apology to Chris Kenny

David Knox June 4, 2014 21

ABC will broadcast an apology to Chris Kenny tonight at 9pm, following a sketch by the Chaser that led to a defamation suit.

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Kenny rejects ABC offer on Defamation case

David Knox May 23, 2014 7

ABC sends an ‘Open Letter’ to Chris Kenny's lawyers and media -but he is having none of it.

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Chaser to return for The Election Hamster

David Knox March 6, 2013 9

The Chaser team are set to return to the ABC later in the year for another snarky look at the Federal Election.

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AACTA Awards 2013: nominees

David Knox December 3, 2012 7

Puberty Blues, Rake, Tangle and Redfern Now will battle it out for the Best Drama Series in the 2013 AACTA Awards.

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NZ bracing for the return of Paul Henry

David Knox November 17, 2012 11

Some in the New Zealand media aren't that keen to see Paul Henry appointed to a possible current affairs role.

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Chasing the magic million

David Knox November 15, 2012 10

Ratings: Wednesday proved to be a low rating night, with Seven the only network able to crack the magic million.

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Door opens again for Ray Martin at 60 Minutes

David Knox November 10, 2012 12

Ray Martin will file more stories for 60 Minutes next year, in a part-time capacity.

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Nine wins with Big Brother, but …..

David Knox November 8, 2012 24

Ratings: Big Brother tops the night but the numbers fall behind other Reality TV grand finals.

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