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Defamation

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier.  (credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Judge Affirms Delay Of Former Penn State President’s Defamation Lawsuit

The judge Tuesday denied Freeh’s motion for reconsideration of the Feb. 25 order granting Spanier’s request.

03/19/2014

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Tweeting The Truth About A Terminated Employee

When Dallas Police Chief David Brown fires someone, he tweets their name and lets the world know what they did to lose their job.

01/31/2014

Sheena Monnin Miss PA 2012

Federal Judge Upholds Ruling Against Pa. Beauty Queen

A federal judge in New York has upheld an arbitrator’s ruling that a Pennsylvania beauty queen must pay $5 million for defaming Donald Trump’s pageant company.

07/05/2013

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Online Reviews Of Products And Services Could Lead To Legal Trouble

Those on-line reviews of products and services can be very helpful. But if you write one, and it’s negative, you could be on the receiving end of a defamation suit.

01/15/2013

Sheena Monnin Miss PA 2012

Former Miss Pennsylvania USA Ordered To Pay $5 Million For Defamation

In a decision signed last week, an arbitrator found that Sheena Monnin’s comments were false, harmful and malicious.

12/18/2012

SLAPP Lawsuits

Many people are confused about freedom of speech and its limits – and the limits on trying to limit it. Here’s what you need to know.

10/24/2012

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NJ High Court Affirms That Libel via Internet Is Just as Libelous

The ruling came in the case of an Atlantic County, NJ man who’s been fighting sexual abuse charges by his nephew for more than a decade.

05/16/2012