Crikey kicks off fortnight of apologising to Lachlan Murdoch and Christine Holgate | The Weekly Beast

Crikey kicks off fortnight of apologising to Lachlan Murdoch and Christine Holgate | The Weekly Beast

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Online publisher launches two front-page apologies for serious mistake in Stephen Mayne column. Plus: News Corp top brass at SMH birthday bash

Front-page apologies and corrections are rare. Apologies are usually relegated to page two of a newspaper and relatively hidden on a news website.

In 2015, the Age famously apologised to Melbourne’s Abu Bakar Alam on the front page after using his Facebook photo to illustrate a page-one story on Numan Haider, the Melbourne teenager who was shot dead by police after attacking an officer with a knife.

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