Chapter 5 Torts Lecture Notes

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Lecture Notes Torts Merchant’s Defense to Shoplifting Caldwell v. K-Mart. Defamation and Public Figures: Actual Malice. We will review the U.S. Supreme Court decision in New York Times vs. Sullivan 376 U.S. 254 (1964). We listen to the oral argument of that decision. The case involved an advertisement published in the New York Times which contained some minor errors of fact. Mr. Sullivan a police commissioner in Alabama sued the most prestigious newspaper in America for libel and won in the Alabama state courts. The newspaper
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2008 for the course BUAD 403 taught by Professor Fields during the Fall '07 term at USC.

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