Defamation

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Defamation
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Letter: Society values

The character of a nation is determined by the character of its people. George Washington stated that this country's success depends on the use of religious and moral principles. It is easy to see that the present day use of principles has skirted religion ... [Published Deseret Morning News - 6 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 4 reports

Why does a retired police inspector file a defamation case against a journalist?

Gulabrao pol, retired police inspector File Photo RNA Research & ArchivesPune: The story on former Pune police commissioner Gulabrao Pol taking help of tantriks to detect Dr Dabholkar murder has not gone down well with the retired cop, who has now slapped ... [Published DNA India - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Defamation, Police, Pune
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

FIR against school for defaming child

BANGALORE: There's more trouble brewing for the school. On Monday, Karnataka home minister KJ George directed police to file a second FIR against the school management for terming the rape survivor a "girl with different thinking ability".George told ... [Published Times of India - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 11 reports

Law intern wants case to be transferred to Bangalore

The law intern who has accused a former Supreme Court judge of sexual harassment on Monday sought transfer of the defamation case filed by the retired judge against her and some media houses in Delhi high court to a place in Bangalore saying the accused ... [Published DNA India - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Judgment Day for higher judiciary

CHENNAI: A day after The Times of India front-paged his article on corruption in the higher judiciary, Justice Markandey Katju earned, according to some, the description of a whistleblower. In his piece, Justice Katju had alleged that an additional judge ... [Published Times of India - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Court throws out ex-President Chinchilla's social media defamation lawsuit

A three-judge criminal court in San José on Monday tossed out a defamation lawsuit brought by ex-President Laura Chinchilla (2010-2014) against a hotel owner who accused her on Facebook of misusing her public office for personal gain. While the court ... [Published TicoTimes.net - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

In Ventura's defamation case, eyewitness memories on trial, too

During a trial set to wrap up Tuesday in federal court in St. Paul, more than a dozen eyewitnesses testified about an alleged fistfight between former Navy sniper Chris Kyle and former Navy frogman Jesse Ventura.Kyle said in a taped deposition that he ... [Published TwinCities.com - 12 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Dabholkar murder: Pol sues weekly for defamation

Navi Peth: Refuting allegations made by a weekly, former Pune Police Commissioner Gulabrao Pol has slapped a Rs 100 crore defamation suit against the publication house.The article had claimed that Pol took the help of 'spiritualists' while seeking leads ... [Published Sakaal Times - 20 hours ago]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

SC notice to ex-SC judge on plea to transfer defamation suit

New Delhi, Jul 21 (PTI) The Supreme Court today issued notice to its former judge and the current Chairman of National Green Tribunal Swatanter Kumar on a plea filed by an intern, who had levelled sexual harassment allegations against him, seeking transfer ... [Published Press Trust of India - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Defamation suit: Two win damages against ex-club president

TWO former management committee members of the Singapore Swimming Club (SSC) have each been awarded $50,000 in damages in a defamation suit against ousted president Freddie Koh.The damages were awarded to Mr Gope Ramchand and Mr Gary Oon Hong Siang on ... [Published Singapore Law Watch - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 3 reports

Closing Arguments Expected this Week in Ventura Defamation Trial

Updated: 07/20/2014 5:28 PMCreated: 07/20/2014 3:20 PM KSTP.comBy: Megan StewartFormer Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura filed suit against Chris Kyle, the author of "American Sniper."After two weeks of testimony, attorneys on both sides rested their cases ... [Published KSTP - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 2 reports

Thai government urged to drop libel case against British slavery researcher | World news

Thai prawns sold in UK supermarkets were exposed as coming from companies using slave labour. Photograph: Barbara Walton/EPA An international workers' union has declared the Thai government to be "on trial" in an impending defamation case against a British ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 20 2014]

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This advice "constituted an attempt to interfere with the administration of justice" , the defendants claim
"The court found prima facie substance in my complaint and hence issued summons to Shankaracharya and asked him to appear before it on August 26" Patel, who is also chairman of Gujarat Law Herald, told TOI
"Let no one get confused. The APC is the party to stop the looting of the treasury. We will thoroughly investigate and uncover whatever is missing of the alleged 50 Billion Dollars stolen from the sale of crude oil. We are going to stop the government-backed theft of crude oil which swings between the daily averages of 100,000 to 300,000 barrels a day. APC is the party to create jobs and end joblessness" the former Vice President said
Some of the point highlighted in the notices are, "The article published is false, fake and frivolous. Pol has render service in police department since 1981 and during the duration he was never a part of controversy but this article has maligned the image as he is awarded with various state and highest police medals in the service. Any form of liberal and slander have deep repercussions in social life of a person and hence, the law of the land has provided remedies under criminal law and civil laws. The story amounts to a ghastly attack upon a person's goodwill and reputation. Pol is a known face and identity in society." it stated

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American Sniper on trial [Published Power Line - Jul 19 2014]
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