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Mel Greig

In this image made off video footage recorded Monday, Dec. 10, 2012 and aired later in the day by Australia's Channel Seven, Australian radio DJ Mel Greig speaks during an interview with the TV station. Greig and another DJ Michael Christian managed to impersonate Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles and received confidential information about the Duchess of Cambridge's medical condition, which was broadcast on-air. The controversial prank took a dark twist three days later with the death of nurse Jacintha Saldanha, a 46-year-old mother of two, who was duped by the DJs despite their Australian accents. (AP Photo/Channel Seven) AUSTRALIA OUT, TV OUT, NO SALES, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Royal hoax leads to nurse's death

December 18, 2012

Jacintha Saldanha, a nurse at King Edward VII hospital in London, committed suicide after taking a hoax call from Australian DJs about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge. The Australian radio station behind the prank call said it will donate its advertising revenue

until the end of the year to a fund for the family of the nurse.