slander


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words falsely spoken that damage the reputation of another

an abusive attack on a person's character or good name

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Such censurers as these, whether they speak from their own guess or suspicion, or from the report and opinion of others, may properly be said to slander the reputation of the book they condemn.
In the first place, if it be true, it is no slander, but simply a scandal-loving report.
Summary: Court rejects slander lawsuit on the grounds that the woman filed the case too late.
NNA - MP Boutros Harb on Thursday said that he would file a slander lawsuit against Telecom Minister Jamal Jarrah, for the accusations he had levelled against the lawmaker over Studio Vision and the illegal internet dossiers.
To the contrary, libel and slander laws should be repealed.
THE Pope's top adviser on clerical abuse has implicitly criticised the pontiff over his accusations of slander against Chilean victims, saying his words were "a source of great pain for survivors of sexual abuse".
Judge Rizk also fined the paper and its director-general for slander, libel, defamation and publishing fake news after a lawsuit was brought against Al-Akhbar by the Lebanese Forces and its chief Samir Geagea.
Instead of passing a law against fake news, the chief executive suggested an increase penalties for libel and slander.
Despite the great number of royal proclamations and laws against slander issued at the time, it was believed that backbiting increasingly jeopardized social order and personal reputations.
Maybe a slander suit against White House aide/ fabricator Stephen Miller, and his boss, could put a stop to it.
The suspect had allegedly recorded dubious audio clips to defame a specific sect of believers in the Prophet's Sunnah and slander them.
House Bill 6148 also seeks to impose stiffer penalties for the crime of slander by deed.
The comedian, 72, lost a claim against Karin Ward in July, after seeking PS300,000 damages for alleged slander and libel.
The report describes President Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an's "oversensitivity" towards alleged slander of him and his family as "bordering on intolerance.
Dejan Georgievski reminds in Sloboden Pecat that the Law on Civil Responsibility for Slander and Insult had the goal to decriminalize the insult and slander.