Common sense suggests they probably can.
Billionaires court media favours; Extacts from
Tim Lester reports.
They can buy the good comment and they can stifle the negative stuff. And this holds them apart from ordinary Australians. The defamation laws suit the rich and famous.
Describe the man in the street as a “boofhead”, no problem..... Describe a billionaire as a boofhead? You are unlikely to see that story in the press.