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186 example sentences with  defamation

186 example sentences with defamation

In making affirmations and promises you surpass all mankind in audacity, but in the contests themselves beyond uttering some words of abuse and defamation you are most weak and cowardly.

When and whence did this defamation originate?

"No balsam can heal the biting of a sycophant;" no thread can stitch up a good name torn by calumnious defamation; no soap is able to cleanse from the stains aspersed by a foul mouth.

They admire him, for virtues like their own, for contempt of order, and violence of outrage; for rage of defamation, and audacity of falsehood.

Not content, sir, with vilifying the proceedings of the state, the author has industriously published his calumny at our door: the time has been when defamation skulked in secret, and calumnies against the government were dispersed by whispers or private communication; but this writer adds insults to his injuries, and at once reproaches and defies us.

If their patrons would read their writings, their salaries would quickly be withdrawn; for a few pages would convince them, that they can neither attack nor defend, neither raise any man's reputation by their panegyrick, nor destroy it by their defamation.

Deaths wrongfull defamation, which would make Us shunne this happy haven of our rest, This end of evils, as some fearefull harme.

As to the charge of defamation, there is an obvious and certain mode of refuting it.

She threw such a strong bluff about suing him for defamation of character that he came across with two hundred cold to keep her quiet.

From the beginning Mr. Van Torp had been certain that the campaign of defamation had not been begun by the Unions, and by its nature it could have no connection with the legal aspect of his position.

"No defamation!"

Yap had his ear; and defamation Gave him full scope of conversation.

Detraction N. detraction, disparagement, depreciation, vilification, obloquy, scurrility, scandal, defamation, aspersion, traducement, slander, calumny, obtrectation^, evil-speaking, backbiting, scandalum magnatum [Lat.].

Yet a modest man, one that hath grace, a generous spirit, tender of his reputation, will be deeply wounded, and so grievously affected with it, that he had rather give myriads of crowns, lose his life, than suffer the least defamation of honour, or blot in his good name.

They might, indeed, have been corrected by the wholesome punishments reserved to and provided by the laws of the several States against falsehood and defamation, but public duties more urgent press on the time of public servants, and the offenders have therefore been left to find their punishment in the public indignation.

Nor was it uninteresting to the world that an experiment should be fairly and fully made, whether freedom of discussion, unaided by power, is not sufficient for the propagation and protection of truthwhether a government conducting itself in the true spirit of its constitution, with zeal and purity, and doing no act which it would be unwilling the whole world should witness, can be written down by falsehood and defamation.

If I can remember what passed at a Visit last Night, it will serve as an Instance that the Sexes are equally inclined to Defamation, with equal Malice, with equal Impotence.

Of petty souls whose joy is defamation, Of malice, envy, cruelty, and greed Each day supplies its sickening revelation, And makes imperative my spirit's need To sleep and to forget.

For this plain statement of facts, Mr. Lewis commenced a suit against Mr. Tappan, for defamation of character; laying the damages at the round sum of ten thousand dollars.

He was sent to Canada then, and once afterwards, for and at the expense of A. Tappan, on business pertaining to the law-suit instituted by I. Lewis against that gentleman, for defamation of character.

When such men engage in concubinage, they, in order to prevent defamation, assign such spurious and fallacious causes as real and genuine,and very frequently also falsely charge them against their wives, their companions often favorably assenting and applauding them.

And, heard with joy, by defamation praise; To this collect each faculty of face,

"'Pirate' is a harsh word, mister Robert, and should not be thrown in any gentleman's face without testimony enough to clear one in an action of defamation, should such a thing get fairly before twelve sworn and conscientious men.

It would do no good, young as he was, he knew that, to bring any action for defamation of character, since the world only says, if a man justifies himself by the only legal means in his power, "There must have been something in it, since it was said!"

In libel and defamation cases, these names become the 'defendants' along with the correspondent under whose by-line the news was published.

I wish that any little thing I could write or say might cause it to stand better with the world at large than it has hitherto done: but I have slender hopes on this score; because old and deep-rooted prejudices are seldom overcome; and when I look back into the annals of remote antiquity, I see too clearly that defamation has done its worst to ruin the whole family, in all its branches, of this poor, harmless, useful friend of mine.

"Thus they take a sip of tea, then for a draught or two of scandal to digest it, next let it be ratafia, or any other favourite liquor, scandal must be the after draught to make it sit easy on their stomach, till the half hour's past, and they have disburthen'd themselves of their secrets, and take coach for some other place to collect new matter for defamation.

Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith (PWH); 27Apr77; R660442.

Pt. 2: On a common motive for defamation.

A Measure of freedom; an Anti-defamation League report.

Anti-defamation League of B'nai B'rith (PWH); 22Aug77; R668957.

One would think he did not know, that his Creditor can say the worst thing imaginable of him, to wit, That he is unjust, without Defamation; and can seize his Person, without being guilty of an Assault.

It is a certain Sign of an ill Heart to be inclined to Defamation.

These are the several Steps by which this Vice proceeds, and grows up into Slander and Defamation.

Defamation is sufficiently copious.

" "Defamation of character," said the solicitor, feebly, to his friend.

" Speeches taken at advising the Action of Defamation and Damages, ALEXANDER CUNNINGHAM, Jeweller in Edinburgh, against JAMES EUSSELL, Surgeon there.

It is a case of defamation and damages for calling the petitioner's Diamond Beetle an Egyptian Louse.

And Mrs. Chalmers brought an action of defamation before the Commissaries, and it came by advocation into this Court, and your Lordships allowed a proof of the veritas convicii, and it lasted a very long time, and in the end answered no good purpose even to the defender herself, while it did much hurt to the pursuer's character.

Usually, when people use the word defamation, it means that the statement is not true.

According to international human rights standards, defamation should be treated as a matter for civil litigation, not criminal.

Because of that, the judge sided with Billy Mitchell who will have his defamation court case against Twin Galaxies.

Cardinal Sarah: Claim that Benedict did not co-author book on celibacy is โ€˜defamationโ€™ of โ€˜exceptional gravityโ€™

Consider the types of lawsuits that can ensue in regards to copyright infringement defamation and breach of privacy.

Crystal - who appeared on the first season of hit show Ru Paul's Drag Race UK - said in a Twitter statement that he was suing Fox for defamation.

Depp filed his $50 million defamation suit in Virginia after Heard penned an op-ed for the Washington Post detailing her experiences as an alleged domestic violence victim.

Dr. Luke sued Kesha for defamation over a claim she made that he raped Katy Perry while texting with Lady Gaga.

Earlier that day, a Trump-appointed federal judge in New York issued absolving Carlson of wrongdoing in a defamation case after Fox News admitted that its star host is not always accurate when he discusses the news on TV.

Earlier this month, Gabbard sued former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton for defamation after Clinton branded her a โ€œRussian assetโ€ in an October 2019 podcast interview.

Akpabio drags Joy Nunieh to court over defamation, denies โ€˜false allegationsโ€™

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has sued Reno Omokri, media aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, human rights activist, Prof. Chidi Odinkalu and others in a N2 billion defamation suit.

โ€œHaving it not in the hate crimes bill is acceptable,โ€ said Allison Padilla-Goodman, the southern division vice president of the Anti-Defamation League.

โ€œHaving it not in the hate crimes bill is acceptable,โ€ said Allison Padilla-Goodman, the southern division vice-president of the Anti-Defamation League.

He about the faults of social media at the Anti-Defamation Leagueโ€™s recent conference, at which he received an award.

He also alleges defamation, assault and battery, false arrest, abuse of process and infliction of emotional distress.

He said she was lying to sell a book that she'd written, so she sued him for defamation.

Hilaire has responded saying the statement from the prime ministerโ€™s office constituted a defamation against him which he will take to the courts.

However Jonathan Greenblatt, CEO of Anti-Defamation League, and one of the leaders of the Stop Hate for Profit movement, tells Sloane: "That's never what it was about.

If Rampedi fails to comply, a defamation action against him will be launched.

In 2017, Jones initially sued Chyna and her ex-fiancรฉ Rob Kardashian for cyberbullying and defamation, claiming they outed him as bisexual on social media.

In 2018, another Jhonlin Group company filed a defamation case against another reporter, Muhammad Yusuf, who was arrested and died five weeks later in South Kalimantan police custody.

In addition to linking confidentiality to refunds, the company sued the parent of the productivity site Lifehacker last year for defamation and libel over an that outlined the risks of its products.

In a separate defamation lawsuit against Mount Carmel and Trinity, Husel contends the patients died because of their illnesses, not the drugs he ordered.

In November, the Anti-Defamation League that it would double the funding for its anti-discrimination program in Brooklyn schools.

In other words, government has a duty to ensure that laws such as that on defamation are made to protect the rights of other citizens.

In the fall of 2017, the Alexandria Police Department was the first in Minnesota to receive training from the national Anti-Defamation League regarding implicit bias.

It has been accounted for that Rashid is a civil engineer from Bihar and has been alleged for defamation, public mischief, and deliberate insult.

Johnny Depp filed a $50 million defamation lawsuit against Heard in 2019, following an where she detailed her firsthand account of domestic violence.

Jonathan Greenblatt, the Anti-Defamation League's CEO, said in a statement that white supremacist groups see posting flyers and stickers and handing out leaflets as a convenient, practically anonymous way of spreading their message.

Jonathan Greenblatt, the head of the Anti-Defamation League, said the mayorโ€™s remarks were unfair to the more than one million Jewish people who live in New York City.

Matt has a nuanced relationship with the Anti-Defamation League.

Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh has sued the Executive Director of the Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Mensah Thompson, at an Accra High Court for defamation.

Mr. Scarborough, as a public figure in his own right, must satisfy the Supreme Courtโ€™s demanding test for defamation liability in its landmark New York Times v. Sullivan decision.

New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) An assistant Commandant of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has sent a legal notice to seniors officials of the Jharkhand Police demanding an unconditional public apology over alleged โ€˜defamationโ€™ and โ€˜mental harassmentโ€™.

OPPOSITION National Democratic Congress (NDC) Spokesperson Saboi Imboela has been arrested and charged with criminal defamation of the Republican President.

Anti-Defamation League, 88 is "a white supremacist numerical code for 'Heil Hitler'.

She has since filed a lawsuit against him for defamation.

That these โ€œseriousโ€ journalists think they can hang their defamation of Fisk on to anything said by Katerji, most especially the thin gruel he produces in his latest article, is truly shameful.

The businessman is now launching legal action for defamation to make Google removed the reviews.

The letter, which claims that the failing grade constitutes defamation, insisted it be raised to โ€œat least 69 percent โ€” or a D+โ€ per Stanfordโ€™s grade guidelines.

The letter, which claims that the failing grade constitutes defamation, insisted it be raised to โ€œat least 69 percentโ€”or a D+โ€ per Stanfordโ€™s grade guidelines.

The remark led to a massive backlash with Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt tweeting: "President Trump owes America an apology or an explanation.

The three Russian bankers are suing Steele for defamation over a memo in the dossier that accused them of making illicit payments to Vladimir Putin.

โ€œThis reckless defamation of the character of Oshiomhole is unbecoming of a state government that is supposed to operate under the rule of law including fairness and justice to all.

Unlike many other states, Wisconsin doesn't have a law that makes complainants pay for defendants' legal costs if a defamation suit ends up being dismissed as frivolous.

Webzilla and Russian-born Cyprus resident Gubarev have strongly denied any involvement in the DNC hacking and he has since sued Steele for defamation in Britain.

Agnes Nkusi Uwimana was found guilty of threatening state security, genocide ideology, divisionism and defamation and Saidati Mukakibibi was found guilty of threatening state security.

Black's "Stormfront" site, which he operates from his West Palm Beach, Fla., home, is considered by the Anti-Defamation League to be the "longest-lived extremist hate site on the Internet."

However, I am satisfied that this case is unusual in that there is a very broad claim for damages, damages which normally are not claimed in actions for defamation.

If misrepresentations are made to third parties then the collection agency or collector may also have liability in defamation (libel or slander).

In defamation and media law, David regularly acts for media organizations in all aspects of publication.

In my view, it is particularly relevant that Carson has more information pertaining to the alleged defamation than what it has chosen to provide.

It is well established that a juryโ€™s award of damages in a defamation trial will not be lightly disturbed by an appellate court.

A Quebec court has ruled that Barrick Gold Corporation must pay three authors for its conduct in a defamation suit on a book criticizing Canadian mining practices in Africa.

Stop investigating defamation cases as a criminal offence and ensure such cases are dealt with under civil, not criminal, law.

Symingtonโ€™s defamation claim (above ยถ 24).

The authorities brought criminal charges for defamation of religion and โ€œhabitual debaucheryโ€ on the basis of peopleโ€™s real or perceived sexual orientation.

The New York Post lost a bid to throw out a defamation lawsuit by two men whose photo and the headline โ€œBAG MENโ€ appeared on the paperโ€™s front page last year during the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombers.

This paper does not review cases on defamation or criminal cases in which apologies are often used in mitigation of the consequences of these types of wrongs.

Two organizations, both pro-Israel, the Anti Defamation League (ADL) and the Fox News network, have desperately tried to smear Bollyn as an โ€œanti-Semiteโ€ in order to discredit him and diminish the significance of his work.