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115. Representative Pete Stark said the following in a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, “You’re going to spend it to blow up innocent people if we can get enough kids to grow old enough for you to sendto Iraq to get their heads blown off for the president’s amusement.” Representative Stark:a. is protected from defamation liability because of the privilege for elected officials.b. is liable to the president for defamation because the statement was not related to government issues. c. is not liable for defamation because of the public figure privilege.d. both a and ANSWER:
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aPOINTS: 1DIFFICULTY: ChallengingNATIONAL STANDARDS: United States - BUSPROG: Reflective Thinking STATE STANDARDS: United States - OH - AICPA: BB-Critical Thinking TOPICS: DefamationKEYWORDS: Bloom's: Application116. In an opinion column published in wallstreetbuzz.com, a columnist wrote, “James Jackson, CEO of Blain Investments, now posting an $8 billion write-down, has robbed shareholders blind through his accounting slights ofhand. Jackson insists that he has scruples. I don’t know about that but if he does have scruples you can bet they belong to somebody else.” The columnist:
bPOINTS: 1DIFFICULTY: ChallengingNATIONAL STANDARDS: United States - BUSPROG: Reflective Thinking STATE STANDARDS: United States - OH - AICPA: BB-Critical Thinking TOPICS: DefamationKEYWORDS: Bloom's: Application
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117. John Reisen posted the following message in a chat room, " MIC Corporation will have to restate its earnings forthe past 3 years. Its CEO will resign in disgrace because he is responsible." The message is false and MIC Corporation's shares lose 45% of their value before the company can stop the rumor.
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aPOINTS: 1DIFFICULTY: ChallengingNATIONAL STANDARDS: United States - BUSPROG: Reflective Thinking STATE STANDARDS: United States - OH - AICPA: BB-Critical Thinking TOPICS: DefamationKEYWORDS: Bloom's: Application118. Rex Crim is an International Harvester dealer from Henderson, Texas. At the request and expense of International Harvester, Crim traveled to Phoenix, Arizona, for purposes of the demonstration of a new vehicle called the International Scout, designed to compete against the Jeep. Crim went to the proving grounds in the desert around Phoenix and spent a day watching the vehicle demonstrations. Crim and other dealers drove the vehicles and much dust resulted from their driving. A few weeks later Crim became ill with flu-like symptoms. He was finally diagnosed as having coccidioidomycosis or "Valley Fever." Valley Fever is a disease well known to Arizona

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