June 22, 2017  
Home > News > TV

Fox News Apologizes for F-Bombs at Casey Anthony Trial Broadcast

July 5, 2011 (4:29 am) GMT
Casey used the f-word five times during a phone call with her mother which record was played at the murder trial aired on live television, Monday, July 4.
Fox News Apologizes for F-Bombs at Casey Anthony Trial Broadcast

Casey Anthony murder trial on Monday, July 4 dropped five f-bombs and Fox News has accidentally aired it. The prosecution's rebuttal of the defense's closing arguments was presented that day and included a recording of a phone call between Casey and her mother during which Casey said the word "f***ing" five times.

The expletives were broadcast live because Fox didn't have the trial broadcasting on a standard seven-second delay. FNC anchor Gregg Jarrett interrupted the broadcast to apologize to viewers and later the network put the rest of the testimony on a seven-second tape delay to prevent further problems.

Beside Fox, HLN and MSNBC also did coverage of the prosecution rebuttal which began at 8:30 A.M. ET. Jurors will continue to deliberate Casey's case into Tuesday. Casey could face the death penalty if she is convicted in the murder of her two-year-old daughter Caylee.

Follow us :

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. 'KUWTK' Returns for Another Season as 'Life of Kylie' Ends Up Being a Flop
  2. 'Downtown Abbey' Movie Is in the Works
  3. Rob Kardashian Is Lawyering Up Against Blac Chyna
  4. Angelina Jolie and Charlize Theron Are Feuding Over 'Bride of Frankenstein' Role
  5. Nick Jonas to Embrace 'Positivity' in His New Album
  6. 'Glee' Star Charice Pempengco Changes Name to Jake Zyrus. Is She Transitioning?
  7. Girls Lined Up to Give Tom Cruise Blow Job on Set of 'Risky Business', Co-Star Reveals
  8. Courtney Stodden Strips Down to Tiny Underwear to Perform Striptease