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
E. M. Zanotti
In Iraq, the violence has continued, militias have been steadily gaining power, and the fledgling government still seems unsteady. Moreover,
Bali Man Raped 14-Year-Old Girl, But His Sentence Was Reduced To Just 18 Months After Offering To MARRY His Victim
“Outrageous” doesn’t begin to cover this decision’s stupidity: A child rapist in Bali who repeatedly attacked a 14-year-old girl, leaving
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