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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"How then," the Slander asked, triumphantly, "have you overtaken me?"
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.
It was dark, and past supper-time, but the judge was not thinking of supper; he was eager to hear the slander refuted from headquarters, and as eager to have Howard hear it, too.
He said although the allegations did not affect him personally, he was concerned that such slander was becoming a culture in society.
Lawyer Kapunan indicted for slander over remarks vs UST law dean !-- -- (Philstar.com) - May 29, 2019 - 6:36pm MANILA, Philippines The Department of Justice has indicted lawyer Lorna Kapunan for slander over her remarks against University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Civil Law Dean Nilo Divina.
The police's community development department also stressed that those who slander an on-duty officer or a public servant officer will also be charged for the same offence.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkish Defense Ministry on Tuesday described the Israeli prime minister's remarks on the Turkish army as "slander".
The community police department also stressed that those who slander an on-duty public official or a public service officer are committing an aggravated crime.
This person should strive to improve Russia's relations with these countries, rather than slander," Karimli said.
Beijing quickly responded in a statement Friday, accusing Pence of "malicious slander" and urging the US to "correct its wrongdoing." "This is nothing but speaking on hearsay evidence, confusing right and wrong and creating something out of thin air," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said in the statement.
BEIRUT, Sept 17 (KUNA) -- Lebanon began on Monday legal action against a Lebanese journalist for defamation and slander targeting His Highness the Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
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.