JOUR 3333 Lecture Notes - Jury Trial, Actual Malice, Dominick Dunne

71 views2 pages

Document Summary

Defamation publish something that in the minds of right-minded people lessens the opinion of an individual. Libel (written/broadcasting) in permanent and accessible form. Slander oral defamation (suing slander is a much narrower time people. If you are the author or editor of something that brings someone"s reputation down, you can be sued. All the plaintiff has to do is that you published something; you published it about me"; and prove that someone other than him read it. If he does that then it"s up to a jury to decide if you defamed him. Jury trial unless both sides agree that it"s not, or you work for the crown (inc. cbc crown corporation) Notice of intended action looks like a statement of claims, particularize everything that you did. Gives you a special right to go back, look at what you did, and apologize.

Get access

Grade+20% off
$8 USD/m$10 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Grade+
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
40 Verified Answers
Class+
$8 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Class+
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
30 Verified Answers

Related Documents

Related Questions