ERIC Number: EJ270977
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
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The United States Supreme Court on Libel.
Minnick, Wayne C.
Quarterly Journal of Speech, v68 n4 p384-96 Nov 1982
Surveys key decisions on libel handed down by Supreme Court and the resulting distinctions between private persons and public officials/public figures. Also examines the distinction with respect to proof of defamation. Offers criticism of the Court's position and recommends a change in policy. (PD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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