Definition of 'defamation'
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But so too is the right of individuals to be protected against libel and defamation of character. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They commenced their defamation action to which the defendants pleaded justification and fair comment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I feel like suing him for defamation of character. The Sun (2006)If compensation of that nature was to be claimed, it could only be recovered in a defamation action. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A church must be careful in how it proceeds in these cases to avoid possible liability for defamation or emotional distress. Christianity Today (2000)
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