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FBLA Exclusive: Being Catty At the Media Dog-Fight: Access Hollywood Reporter Sicks Bailiff On Her Rival

The L.A. Superior Court judge presiding over an emergency hearing in the Anna-Nicole Smith paternity case this morning barred journalists from the courtroom. But that didn’t stop one enterprising TV journo from sneaking inside. Would the journo get the scoop?

Nope.

A tattle-tailing Access Hollywood producer alerted the bailiff to the boob-tube interloper and got his butt bounced. Our spies tell us she then called her editor and boasted, “I totally outed him to the bailiff.”

And they said journalistic competition in this town was dead.

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