Also a Defense to Libel? Truth.


Luckily, the applied standard for defamation when applied to major media outlets is “actual malice,” meaning that a plaintiff must show that a newspaper intentionally attempted to destroy the credibility and/or image of the public person they’re being accused of maligning. Meaning, of course, that when Cynthia McKinney finally files this suit against the Atlanta Journal Constitution for “making her look crazy” the action will probably be accompanied by a laugh track.

E.M. gossips viciously about politicos at American Princess

Related Articles

0

CNN’s Sanchez Ambushes Ensign: Forget Terror, Let’s Talk Sex

How special. Video below via Teagan Goddard. The network that unceasingly told us sex was a personal issue during the

Interview with Roland Straten, Republican Candidate for Congress, NJ District 8

This may come as a surprise, but it looks like there are some decent conservative candidates running for office this

5

We Need To Support Andy McKenna In Ill Gov Race

Jim Ryan, whose finance director was convicted as part of the Tony Rezko kerfuffle, is targeting Andy McKenna with bogus