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Media Files: Rebel Wilson takes defamation saga to High Court

Media Files: Rebel Wilson takes defamation saga to High Court

Rebel Wilson's court saga continues, moving from the Victorian Court of Appeals to the High Court.

Media Files: Rebel Wilson ordered to pay Bauer back

Media Files: Rebel Wilson ordered to pay Bauer back

Bauer Media has scored a significant win in its legal battle with actor Rebel Wilson, who has been ordered to repay $4.1 million -- plus interest -- of a defamation payout she was awarded in September last year.

What would a review of Australia’s defamation law look at?

What would a review of Australia’s defamation law look at?

If Australia is to overhaul its defamation legislation, the first step would be to have the Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) to do a full-scale inquiry.

What would it take to fix Australia’s restrictive defamation laws?

What would it take to fix Australia’s restrictive defamation laws?

Australia is now regarded as the libel capital of the world. But just how big is this threat to press freedom, and what exactly is in need of change?

We don’t blame the Hoddle Street or Port Arthur victims; so why do we blame women?

We don’t blame the Hoddle Street or Port Arthur victims; so why do we blame women?

Crikey readers respond to the death of Eurydice Dixon, and the ensuing anger from women. Plus, Rebel Wilson's amended defamation payout.

Roundtable: what does the Rebel Wilson payout mean for the media?

Roundtable: what does the Rebel Wilson payout mean for the media?

Rebel Wilson's record defamation payout of $4.5 million has now been reduced to $600,000. We asked some informed media watchers for their thoughts on the changes.

Media Files: Rebel Wilson to appeal defamation paycut

Media Files: Rebel Wilson to appeal defamation paycut

Actress Rebel Wilson has hit out at the Court of Appeals ruling that slashed her record defamation payout by $3.9 million. She plans to appeal the verdict.

Media Files: Rebel Wilson defamation damages slashed

Media Files: Rebel Wilson defamation damages slashed

The Court of Appeal has overturned Rebel Wilson's record defamation payout, slashing it by $3.9 million. Bauer Media will now only be liable to pay $600,000 to the actor.

Ten wins in Rebel case … Aldi’s noice, different ad cleared … FT cuts ‘Sir’ from letters …

Ten wins in Rebel case … Aldi’s noice, different ad cleared … FT cuts ‘Sir’ from letters …

There's a good reason you haven't seen Rebel Wilson on networks other than Ten recently. Plus, other media tidbits from the day.

ABC’s Tonightly apology … media outlets lose Rebel appeal bid … Phillip Coorey’s new job …

ABC’s Tonightly apology … media outlets lose Rebel appeal bid … Phillip Coorey’s new job …

The ABC has apologised to Australian Conservatives candidate Kevin Bailey after he was targeted in a Tonightly segment. And other media tidbits of the day.