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ERIC Number: EJ660642
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1067-9154
Libel Reconsidered: The Troubled Legacy of "New York Times V. Sullivan."
Fishman, Donald
New Jersey Journal of Communication, v10 n2 p149-68 Fall 2002
Analyzes several key changes in the law of libel between 1964 and the present. Considers how students educated in communication departments who accept jobs in mass communication most likely will encounter decisions involving whether to publish or broadcast materials that might be defamatory and that could result in a protracted legal suit. Discusses libel cases in cyberspace. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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