However, if the hyperlink was found to have republished the article, then the conduct occurred post-petition and the defamation
action could stand.
BEIRUT: Energy Minister Gebran Bassil announced Monday that his lawyers would sue several media outlets and journalists for defamation
, the Central News Agency reported.
He contends that while the legal definition of defamation
has received some attention in the form of theoretical analysis, little has been done to quantitatively research what happens when those participants in the legal system decide if a defamation
has been published.
The Bill, promised in the Queen's Speech on Tuesday, follows a long campaign for reform by critics of the current defamation
laws, who have argued that they are weighted too heavily in favour of claimants and have a chilling effect on freedom of speech.
After briefly considering the history of defamation
of religion at the UN and the strategies employed by its principal proponent, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation ("OIC"), this Article turns to an assessment of the UN Human Rights Council's 2011 consensus Resolution 16/18.
The former trainer is suing for defamation
over a passage in the book-an account of a year in the training centre-which was published last year and has sold more than 6,000 copies in hardback.
Sexual Slander in Nineteenth-Century England: Defamation
in the Ecclesiastical Courts, 1815-1855.
While Abraham Lincoln may have said, "Truth is generally the best vindication against slander," many also gain some satisfaction by filing a defamation
The judges made the remark during a discussion in the court on whether exposing a public figure's live- in relationship would amount to defamation
Mumbai: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi appeared in a court in Bhiwandi, Thane district, Maharashtra on Friday in a defamation
case filed against him.
ISLAMABAD -- A district and session judge on Thursday adjourned the hearing of defamation
case filed by former chief justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhary against Pakistan TehreekeInsaf Chairman Imran Khan till February 14.
He has also filed a defamation
case in the same Court against me.