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Definitions of libel in various dictionaries:
noun - a false and malicious publication printed for the purpose of defaming a living person
noun - the written statement of a plaintiff explaining the cause of action (the defamation) and any relief he seeks
verb - print slanderous statements against
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Kind of suit|
|Media lawyer's concern|
|Drag through the mud|
|Media lawyer's subject|
|Put down in print|
|Slander's well-read cousin?|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Be careful what you write about another person; if it's defamatory & untrue, it's this crime|
|It's the type of defamation expressed by print, writing, pictures or signs|
|Expanding press freedom, the court rejected a charge of this in 1964 after a newspaper ad criticized Alabama officials|
|Maliciously try to damage a person's reputation by publishing a false report|
|Carol Burnett's suit against the National Enquirer for this hinged on whether the Enquirer was really a newspaper|
|On Nov. 17, 1734 journalist John Peter Zenger was arrested for this; a landmark freedom of the press case ensued|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|(in admiralty and ecclesiastical law) a plaintiff's written declaration.|
|(in admiralty and ecclesiastical law) bring a suit against.|
|the written statement of a plaintiff explaining the cause of action (the defammation) and any relief he seeks|
|a tort consisting of false and malicious publication printed for the purpose of defaming a living person|
|print slanderous statements against|
|A false publication, as in writing, print, signs, or pictures, that damages a person's reputation.|
|The act of presenting such material to the public.|
|The written claims presented by a plaintiff in an action at admiralty law or to an ecclesiastical court.|
|To publish a libel about (a person). See Synonyms at malign.|
|a piece of writing that contains bad and false things about a person:|
|Defamation, calumny, vilification, or traducement is the communication of a false statement that, depending on the law of the country, harms the reputation of an individual, business, product, group, government, religion, or nation.Under common law, to constitute defamation, a claim must generally be false and must have been made to someone other than the person defamed. Some common law jurisdictions also distinguish between spoken defamation, called slander, and defamation in other media such as printed words or images, called libel.False light laws protect against statements which are not technically false, but which are misleading.In some civil law jurisdictions, defamation is treated as a crime rather than a civil wrong. The United Nations Human Rights Committee ruled in 2012 that the libel law of one country, the Philippines, was inconsistent with Article 19 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, as well as urging that "State parties [to the Covenant] should|