Magazine apologizes to Morrissey over “racism” slur

by Blog Burger on June 13, 2012

Singer Morrissey, former frontman of The Smiths, performs on stage during his concert near ParisLONDON (Reuters) – Music magazine NME has apologized to Morrissey for a 2007 article which the former Smiths frontman complained suggested he was a racist. Morrissey, 53, sued the publication for a story titled "Morrissey: Big Mouth Strikes Again" in which he discussed the issue of immigration in Britain. The case had been due to go to court after the singer won a pre-trial hearing at the High Court in October where the publication had sought to strike out his claim on the grounds of delay. …

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