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“Analysis: Does Obama Have Grounds to Sue Trump for Libel?”

Source: Analysis: Does Obama Have Grounds to Sue Trump for Libel? – NBC News Just in case you’d like to know the facts.

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“Can Libel Laws Be Changed Under Trump?” Yes, says NYT

Scary. In a word, yes. But if established procedures to change laws hold, it would be extremely difficult, requiring Supreme Court action or a change in the Constitution. Source: Can Libel Laws Be Changed Under Trump? – The New York … Continue reading

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Defamation: Trump and libel law

Trump appears to believe in a captive press, and his comments on libel evince a juvenile understanding of both the Constitution and jurisprudence. Source, Margaret Talbot: Trump and the Truth: The “Lying” Media – The New Yorker I’m a bit … Continue reading

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