Intro Media Studies Chapter 16

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Unformatted text preview: blisher was negligent For Public Figures, actual malice must be proven – Public Figures are “public celebrities” or people who have put themselves in spotlight – Very difficult to prove – Richard Jewell, Olympic Bomber – Slander is spoken libel is written. Libel you get more WikiLeaks WikiLeaks Publishing classified documents on the web Received from “anonymous” sources who have access to the documents Does this pose a threat to our National Security? Should WikiLeaks be forced to...
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