Mike Tyson Interview By CP24 Violated Broadcast Ethics: CBSC


(HUFFINGTONPOST) TORONTO – The Canadian Broadcast Standards Council says a Toronto television station breached the broadcasting code of ethics during a interview last year with former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson.

The council says that on at least two occasions during the Sept. 10, 2014, interview Tyson used extremely coarse language.

The CBSC concluded that by failing to immediately terminate the interview after the first instance of coarse language, CP24 was in breach of the Canadian Association of Broadcasters’ code of ethics provision regarding coarse language during the day. LEARN MORE …