The Corner

Rush Paid Blackmail

Rush Limbaugh’s defense lawyer Roy Black was on at least two network morning shows today, charging that the state of Florida improperly gained Rush’s medical records, and admitting that Rush paid hundreds of thousands of dollars in blackmail money to his maid, who then sold the story to the Enquirer for $250,000. The basic outline of the evolving story is here.

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...