Archive for category: Defamation

Information about defamation, libel, and slander, mostly excerpted from reputable books on the topic


Toronto’s bien-pensant media intelligentsia want Xtra’s “pink” newspaper boxes back. What they don’t want is the task of investigating Xtra. Good thing I’m here


A recent court case seriously lowers the bar on how much effort a journalist has to put into contacting a source for comment to avoid a defamation ruling


“LGBT” news site Queerty reaches a new low in an apparent 70 counts of legal defamation


A few excerpts from the book Libel by Peter Downard


Useful snippets from The Law of Libel and Slander in Canada by Jeremy S. Williams

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