The media and legal ethics behind the Bezos-AMI feud

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos arrives for the memorial service of U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) at the National Cathedral in Washington, U.S., September 1st, 2018. Photo credit: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

Amazon’s CEO accused American Media Incorporated of trying to extort him by threatening to publish embarrassing photos. The story now includes the Saudis, Roger Stone, and Robert Mueller.