Unformatted text preview: someone up to public ridicule. They must prove that you were careless or malicious. • Statements must be false • Statements must be defamatory – accusing, labeling • Must be published • Plaintiffs are identified • Defendant (publisher) must be accused of negligence Drawing on what you now know about Greiner’s background and current issues in press law, write two questions to be posed to Greiner that call on his expertise: 4. Could one be sued for libel if they tag someone in a post (FaceBook) that is defaming or insulting? Or hacking into your account and change something that is defaming. What is the contract between FaceBook and you for Breach of Contract or Invasion of Privacy? 5. What is your opinion of Sedition no longer a crime in the U.S.? Is there such thing as too critical? Or are people setting themselves up for harsh criticism?...
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- Fall '10
- Jack Greiner, Greiner’s background