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Thu Aug 23, 2018, 08:05 AM

Trump-Russia Dossier Author WINS Libel Case in Court

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Reply Trump-Russia Dossier Author WINS Libel Case in Court (Original post)
rsacamano Aug 2018 OP
Nitram Aug 2018 #1

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Thu Aug 23, 2018, 01:33 PM

1. If I'm not mistaken, the verdict didn't "uphold" the veracity of the dossier.

It is libel only if someone "knowingly" publishes or repeats false information. It's a very high bar. The bar is a great deal lower in the UK. where the question is only whether someone's reputation was harmed.

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