Also a Defense to Libel? Truth.
Luckily, the applied standard for defamation when applied to major media outlets is “actual malice,” meaning that a plaintiff must show that a newspaper intentionally attempted to destroy the credibility and/or image of the public person they’re being accused of maligning. Meaning, of course, that when Cynthia McKinney finally files this suit against the Atlanta Journal Constitution for “making her look crazy” the action will probably be accompanied by a laugh track.
E.M. gossips viciously about politicos at American Princess
E. M. Zanotti
Question: “Now for the really important question of the day…do you think Michael is innocent or guilty?” — karensp9 Answer:
It has been about 3 months since the last time I ranked my favorite 40 blogs and I thought it
There are at least two things that make it very difficult to accurately evaluate historical events. The first is that