The Sun's Former Editor Apologizes For Notorious False Headline About Stadium Disaster

09/12/2012 12:15 pm ET | Updated Nov 12, 2012

Kelvin MacKenzie, editor of the Sun at the time of the Hillsborough disaster, has offered the people of Liverpool his "profuse apologies" for his front page story, headlined "The Truth", which falsely alleged that drunken fans had urinated on police and pickpocketed the dead.