DJs Say Middleton Hospital Prank Was “Put Through Every Filter” Before Airing

The prank call that may have led to a nurse’s suicide went through the same vetting process as the station’s many other prank calls, said the DJs in a TV interview.

Australian DJs Mel Greig and Michael Christian made a prank call to the hospital where Kate Middleton was being treated; days after apparently falling for the prank, nurse Jacintha Saldanha was found dead in a possible suicide. In an interview on Australia’s A Current Affair, they tearfully discussed the prank.

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