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  • Defamation legal definition of defamation - Legal Dictionary

    legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Defamation Defamation Any intentional false communication, either written or spoken, that harms a person's reputation; decreases the respect, regard, or confidence in which a ...
  • Defamation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Defamation Defamation—also calumny, vilification, and traducement—is the communication of a false statement that harms the reputation of an individual person, business ...
  • Defamation | Define Defamation at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/defamation noun 1. the act of defaming; false or unjustified injury of the good reputation of another, as by slander or libel; calumny: She sued the magazine for defamation of ...
    • Defamation | Definition of Defamation by Merriam-Webster

      www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/defamation The article was full of lies and defamations. <accused the newspaper columnist of defamation of character>
    • Defamation, Libel and Slander Law

      www.expertlaw.com/library/personal_injury/defamation.html Information about the defamation torts, libel and slander.
    • Defamation Law Made Simple | Nolo.com

      www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/defamation-law-made-simple-29718.html "Defamation" is a catch-all term for any statement that hurts someone's reputation. Written defamation is called "libel," and spoken defamation is called "slander."
    • Defamation | Wex Legal Dictionary / Encyclopedia | LII ...

      www.law.cornell.edu/wex/defamation defamation. Defamation is a statement that injures a third party's reputation. The tort of defamation includes both libel (written statements) and slander (spoken ...
    • Defamation

      defamation.laws.com Defamation laws pertain to any act of defamatory action, which can be defined as words, sentiments, or statement spoken with regard to an individual or entity that ...
    • Defamation - definition of defamation by The Free Dictionary

      www.thefreedictionary.com/defamation def·a·ma·tion (dĕf′ə-mā′shən) n. The act of defaming; calumny, slander, or libel. de·fam′a·to′ry (dĭ-făm′ə-tôr′ē) adj. defamation
    • Defamation of character legal definition of Defamation of ...

      legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Defamation+of+character Defamation Any intentional false communication, either written or spoken, that harms a person's reputation; decreases the respect, regard, or confidence in which a ...