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- From the Editor. Grimes, Owen; Miksch, W. F. // Saturday Evening Post;4/27/1946, Vol. 218 Issue 43, p30
The article presents letters from the editor of "East Harmony Beacon" in response to a libel filed against the periodical by Laeddiger Phromm, president of the East Harmony Poultry Co-operative, for publishing his photograph under the caption "EGG HEAD." The editor cites that no harm was meant...
- Steven Kellar: apology. // Printing World;5/5/2005, Vol. 290 Issue 5, p3
Presents a correction to the defamatory statements against Steven Kellar published in the May 2005 issue of the journal "Printing World."
- E-bytes. Kidman, Angus // Bulletin with Newsweek;1/21/2003, Vol. 120 Issue 6356, p69
Reports on a lawsuit filed in the Australian Supreme court. Charges made against international business publisher Dow Jones for defamatory article published on Joseph Gutnick on its web site; Details of the case; Discussion on the decision made in the case.
- Off the Libel Hook: Behind the Penthouse ruling. Winter, Bill // American Bar Association Journal;
Reports on the United States Court of Appeals' decision to set aside a jury verdict in the libel case against the periodical 'Penthouse.' Judge's ruling that the article in the periodical being questioned by the plaintiff was a complete fantasy and not about a living person; Libel lawyers'...
- The Comet and the Slander. J. J. D. // America;10/9/1909, Vol. 1 Issue 26, p689
The author focuses on the issue about Halley's comet and slander, as well as the editorial page of the "Scientific American" for the September 25, 1909 issue. He mentions that Halley's comet is a venerable slander on the Church to the effect that Calixtus III declared a Papal Bull against it. He...
- HEADLINES. // Quill;Feb2003, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p3
Presents an update on the actions taken by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ) as February 2003. Plea of the SPJ to Hong Kong government not to threaten press freedom; Position of the SPJ regarding the defamation charges against a former Milford High School student; Recommendation of...
- Top Austrian gay group guilty of libel. // Gay & Lesbian Times;5/25/2006, Issue 961, p35
The article reports on the judgment of the Vienna Regional Criminal Court on the libel lawsuit filed by Walter Tancsits, Austrian People' Party Member of Parliament against Homosexual Initiative Vienna(HOSI) and its general secretary, Kurt Krickler. The organization and its general secretary...
- NSF drops defamation suit against auto trade group. WELCH, SHERRI // Crain's Detroit Business;3/28/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p6
The article reports that NSF International Inc. has dropped a lawsuit against the Certified Automotive Parts Association (CAPA) after reaching an agreement with it in which the latter has agreed not to make defamatory statements about the former.
- When criticism becomes a crime. Simon, Joel // Quill;Aug2000, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p42
Offers a look at the efforts of journalists in fighting defamation laws that inhibit the work of the press. Information on the conference organized by the Committee to Protect Journalist and the Argentine press group, Periodistas; Initiative for press freedom created by the Organization of...