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Unformatted text preview: Defamation of Character- an untrue statement of fact that damages your character and reputation Slander- Spoken Libel- Written If what you say about the person is true, you can be charged with defamation of character With public figures, you have to show malicious intent to harm them Invasion of Privacy- Unreasonable disclosure of private facts Once you throw something in the dumpster, you have given it up and it is now public property Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress- The content of the victim must be extreme, intentional inflicted distress and must be very serious...
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2012 for the course BLAW 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Texas State.
- Fall '10