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www.nytimes.com
10 hours ago
US Elections

Trump's Lawsuit Against ABC and Stephanopoulos Can Move Forward

A federal judge in Florida allowed Donald Trump's defamation suit against ABC News to proceed, rejecting the network's motion to dismiss. [ more ]
Boston.com
1 month ago
US news

Idaho drag performer awarded $1.1 million in defamation case against far-right blogger

Justice prevailed as an Idaho drag performer was awarded over $1.1 million in defamation case against a far-right blogger for false accusations. [ more ]
Eater Chicago
4 months ago
Marketing

Chicago Club Owners Sue TikToker Over Viral Video in River North

Ownership of Hubbard Inn sues TikTok user for defamation after accusations of shoving incident.
Hubbard Inn management responds with video refuting claims and garnering online support. [ more ]
ESPN.com
4 months ago
Dallas Cowboys

Dak suit accuses woman of $100M extortion bid

Prescott files lawsuit accusing extortion
Prescott committed to donating any relief [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
US politics

Donald Trump secures $92m bond as he appeals E Jean Carroll verdict

Trump secured $92m bond for defamation verdict appeal
Financial challenges with $355m lawsuit and upcoming criminal trial [ more ]
Above the Law
4 months ago
Law

Trump Says He's Too Rich To Post Bond In Carroll Defamation Case

E. Jean Carroll won defamation case against Trump
Trump seeks to delay paying $83 million judgment [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
10 hours ago
US Elections

Trump's Lawsuit Against ABC and Stephanopoulos Can Move Forward

A federal judge in Florida allowed Donald Trump's defamation suit against ABC News to proceed, rejecting the network's motion to dismiss. [ more ]
Boston.com
1 month ago
US news

Idaho drag performer awarded $1.1 million in defamation case against far-right blogger

Justice prevailed as an Idaho drag performer was awarded over $1.1 million in defamation case against a far-right blogger for false accusations. [ more ]
Eater Chicago
4 months ago
Marketing

Chicago Club Owners Sue TikToker Over Viral Video in River North

Ownership of Hubbard Inn sues TikTok user for defamation after accusations of shoving incident.
Hubbard Inn management responds with video refuting claims and garnering online support. [ more ]
ESPN.com
4 months ago
Dallas Cowboys

Dak suit accuses woman of $100M extortion bid

Prescott files lawsuit accusing extortion
Prescott committed to donating any relief [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
US politics

Donald Trump secures $92m bond as he appeals E Jean Carroll verdict

Trump secured $92m bond for defamation verdict appeal
Financial challenges with $355m lawsuit and upcoming criminal trial [ more ]
Above the Law
4 months ago
Law

Trump Says He's Too Rich To Post Bond In Carroll Defamation Case

E. Jean Carroll won defamation case against Trump
Trump seeks to delay paying $83 million judgment [ more ]
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Los Angeles Times
1 day ago
Deliverability

He was fired over an email that asked the D.A. about her panties. He said it was a mistake

Former victims advocate sues county for wrongful termination after sending inappropriate email to district attorney.
Email intended for friend mistakenly sent to entire office, triggering termination and defamation claim. [ more ]
#election-fraud
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Film

Salem Apologizes, Retracts Dinesh D'Souza's Debunked Election Fraud Movie 2000 Mules'

A movie produced by Salem Media Group, seeking to support Trump's claims of election fraud, has been retracted and apologized for due to false claims and defamation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
US politics

I miss my name': Giuliani verdict lays bare limits of defamation law

Ruby Freeman and her daughter testified about the harm caused by false election fraud accusations made by Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump.
The case highlights the power dynamics at play when influential figures use false accusations to ruin the lives of ordinary people. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
US politics

Rudy Giuliani ordered to pay $148.1m in damages for lies about election workers

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered by a jury to pay $148.1m to two election workers in Atlanta for spreading lies about them
The verdict is significant in seeking accountability for those who tried to overturn the 2020 election [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Film

Salem Apologizes, Retracts Dinesh D'Souza's Debunked Election Fraud Movie 2000 Mules'

A movie produced by Salem Media Group, seeking to support Trump's claims of election fraud, has been retracted and apologized for due to false claims and defamation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
US politics

I miss my name': Giuliani verdict lays bare limits of defamation law

Ruby Freeman and her daughter testified about the harm caused by false election fraud accusations made by Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump.
The case highlights the power dynamics at play when influential figures use false accusations to ruin the lives of ordinary people. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
US politics

Rudy Giuliani ordered to pay $148.1m in damages for lies about election workers

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered by a jury to pay $148.1m to two election workers in Atlanta for spreading lies about them
The verdict is significant in seeking accountability for those who tried to overturn the 2020 election [ more ]
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#legal-battle
Washington Post
5 months ago
OMG science

Famed climate scientist wins million-dollar verdict against right-wing bloggers

Prominent climate scientist Michael Mann won a defamation case against two right-wing bloggers, who falsely accused him of data manipulation. [ more ]
Pretty
2 months ago
Scala

Jon Pretty, Statement

Jon Pretty received an apology and settlement after being falsely accused of misconduct, leading to significant personal and professional harm. [ more ]
Nytimes
5 months ago
OMG science

Opinion | A Slap Shot Against Climate Denial

Climate change is a reality with consequences like melting polar ice and rising sea levels.
Scientists researching climate change face attacks that threaten their work and reputations. [ more ]
Washington Post
5 months ago
OMG science

Famed climate scientist wins million-dollar verdict against right-wing bloggers

Prominent climate scientist Michael Mann won a defamation case against two right-wing bloggers, who falsely accused him of data manipulation. [ more ]
Pretty
2 months ago
Scala

Jon Pretty, Statement

Jon Pretty received an apology and settlement after being falsely accused of misconduct, leading to significant personal and professional harm. [ more ]
Nytimes
5 months ago
OMG science

Opinion | A Slap Shot Against Climate Denial

Climate change is a reality with consequences like melting polar ice and rising sea levels.
Scientists researching climate change face attacks that threaten their work and reputations. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
New York City

Joey Barton calling Jeremy Vine bike n***e' had defamatory meaning, judge rules

Joey Barton's social media posts calling Jeremy Vine defamatory according to High Court ruling. [ more ]
#sexual-assault
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Roman Polanski Did Not Defame British Actress, French Court Rules

A court in Paris ruled Roman Polanski did not defame Charlotte Lewis, centering on free speech rights and not allegations of sexual assault. [ more ]
Biloxi Sun Herald
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Cops smear rape survivor, share assault details after she criticizes NYPD, suit says

Dana Rachlin accuses the NYPD of leaking her private information and spreading damaging lies about her after a hospital visit in 2017.
The lawsuit details an NYPD-involved smear campaign against Dana Rachlin, including sharing defamatory letters and damaging her reputation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
France news

Roman Polanski tried in France for alleged defamation of British actor

Roman Polanski to be tried in France for defamation over sexual abuse allegations from the 1980s.
Polanski accused of defaming Charlotte Lewis, who alleged he sexually assaulted her at 16. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
5 months ago
US politics

Jury says Donald Trump must pay an additional $83.3 million to E. Jean Carroll in defamation case

Former advice columnist E. Jean Carroll has been awarded an additional $83.3 million in damages in her defamation case against Donald Trump.
This is the second time in nine months that a jury has returned a verdict related to Carroll's claim of sexual assault against Trump. [ more ]
Above the Law
6 months ago
Law

Judge Blocks Trump's Plan To Defame Carroll Some More, But This Time On The Witness Stand

Donald Trump vows to testify in his own defense in the E. Jean Carroll defamation trial.
Trump's lawyer, Joe Tacopina, ensures that Trump does not appear in court during the trial. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Roman Polanski Did Not Defame British Actress, French Court Rules

A court in Paris ruled Roman Polanski did not defame Charlotte Lewis, centering on free speech rights and not allegations of sexual assault. [ more ]
Biloxi Sun Herald
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Cops smear rape survivor, share assault details after she criticizes NYPD, suit says

Dana Rachlin accuses the NYPD of leaking her private information and spreading damaging lies about her after a hospital visit in 2017.
The lawsuit details an NYPD-involved smear campaign against Dana Rachlin, including sharing defamatory letters and damaging her reputation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
France news

Roman Polanski tried in France for alleged defamation of British actor

Roman Polanski to be tried in France for defamation over sexual abuse allegations from the 1980s.
Polanski accused of defaming Charlotte Lewis, who alleged he sexually assaulted her at 16. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
5 months ago
US politics

Jury says Donald Trump must pay an additional $83.3 million to E. Jean Carroll in defamation case

Former advice columnist E. Jean Carroll has been awarded an additional $83.3 million in damages in her defamation case against Donald Trump.
This is the second time in nine months that a jury has returned a verdict related to Carroll's claim of sexual assault against Trump. [ more ]
Above the Law
6 months ago
Law

Judge Blocks Trump's Plan To Defame Carroll Some More, But This Time On The Witness Stand

Donald Trump vows to testify in his own defense in the E. Jean Carroll defamation trial.
Trump's lawyer, Joe Tacopina, ensures that Trump does not appear in court during the trial. [ more ]
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Irish Independent
2 months ago
New York City

Enoch Burke rejects claim he was 'engineer and architect' of any damage to his reputation

Mr. Burke refutes responsibility for reputation damage amid legal battle over defamation from publishers. [ more ]
#fox-news
www.npr.org
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Fox News pulls down series as Hunter Biden threatens lawsuit

Fox News removed a series imagining a trial of Hunter Biden after legal threatened to sue for defamation. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Fox takes down Hunter Biden trial' miniseries after lawsuit threat

Fox News removed Hunter Biden miniseries after legal threats, including sexually explicit content. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Fox Removes Hunter Biden Mock Trial' Special Out of an Abundance of Caution' After Lawsuit Threat

The legal team of Hunter Biden is threatening to sue Fox News over defamatory material, leading to the removal of content related to Hunter Biden by Fox News. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
JavaScript

Hunter Biden Lawyer Tells CNN Fox News Case Is Much More Than Just A Conspiracy To Defame'

The case against Fox News by Hunter Biden's legal team is not a typical defamation case, but a conspiracy to defame, making it more complex and challenging. [ more ]
www.npr.org
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Fox News pulls down series as Hunter Biden threatens lawsuit

Fox News removed a series imagining a trial of Hunter Biden after legal threatened to sue for defamation. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Fox takes down Hunter Biden trial' miniseries after lawsuit threat

Fox News removed Hunter Biden miniseries after legal threats, including sexually explicit content. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Fox Removes Hunter Biden Mock Trial' Special Out of an Abundance of Caution' After Lawsuit Threat

The legal team of Hunter Biden is threatening to sue Fox News over defamatory material, leading to the removal of content related to Hunter Biden by Fox News. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
JavaScript

Hunter Biden Lawyer Tells CNN Fox News Case Is Much More Than Just A Conspiracy To Defame'

The case against Fox News by Hunter Biden's legal team is not a typical defamation case, but a conspiracy to defame, making it more complex and challenging. [ more ]
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#e-jean-carroll
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
New York City

JUST IN: Donald Trump Loses Attempt to Overturn $80 Million Verdict in E. Jean Carroll Case

Donald Trump's attempt to avoid paying $83.3 million defamation judgment to E. Jean Carroll has been denied by the court. [ more ]
Above the Law
4 months ago
Law

Trump Posts Bond After Carroll Judge Tosses Bid For Stay Of $83M Defamation Judgment

Judge Kaplan denied Trump's request to stay the E. Jean Carroll defamation judgment without a bond.
Trump's delay tactics and financial arguments continue to be rejected by Judge Kaplan. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
US Elections

After Carroll Verdict, Haley Says America Can Do Better' Than Trump or Biden

Nikki Haley criticizes Trump for defaming writer E. Jean Carroll
Haley portrays another Trump presidency as bad as four more years of Biden [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

Jury Orders Trump to Pay Carroll $83.3 Million After Years of Insults

Former President Trump has been ordered to pay $83.3 million to writer E. Jean Carroll for defaming her in 2019.
The jury awarded Carroll $65 million in punitive damages, finding that Trump acted with malice. [ more ]
Above the Law
5 months ago
Law

Trump Lawyers Rest After Running Out Of Ways To Piss Off Jurors In Carroll Defamation Case

The second E. Jean Carroll defamation case against Donald Trump is now with the jury.
Trump notably left the courtroom during the plaintiff's closing arguments. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
New York City

E. Jean Carroll Says Trump Shattered' Her Reputation After Rape Allegation

Donald Trump accuses E. Jean Carroll of lying about rape allegations despite a jury awarding her damages.
Carroll testifies in a trial seeking $10 million in damages for Trump's statements accusing her of lying. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
New York City

JUST IN: Donald Trump Loses Attempt to Overturn $80 Million Verdict in E. Jean Carroll Case

Donald Trump's attempt to avoid paying $83.3 million defamation judgment to E. Jean Carroll has been denied by the court. [ more ]
Above the Law
4 months ago
Law

Trump Posts Bond After Carroll Judge Tosses Bid For Stay Of $83M Defamation Judgment

Judge Kaplan denied Trump's request to stay the E. Jean Carroll defamation judgment without a bond.
Trump's delay tactics and financial arguments continue to be rejected by Judge Kaplan. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
US Elections

After Carroll Verdict, Haley Says America Can Do Better' Than Trump or Biden

Nikki Haley criticizes Trump for defaming writer E. Jean Carroll
Haley portrays another Trump presidency as bad as four more years of Biden [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
New York City

Jury Orders Trump to Pay Carroll $83.3 Million After Years of Insults

Former President Trump has been ordered to pay $83.3 million to writer E. Jean Carroll for defaming her in 2019.
The jury awarded Carroll $65 million in punitive damages, finding that Trump acted with malice. [ more ]
Above the Law
5 months ago
Law

Trump Lawyers Rest After Running Out Of Ways To Piss Off Jurors In Carroll Defamation Case

The second E. Jean Carroll defamation case against Donald Trump is now with the jury.
Trump notably left the courtroom during the plaintiff's closing arguments. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
New York City

E. Jean Carroll Says Trump Shattered' Her Reputation After Rape Allegation

Donald Trump accuses E. Jean Carroll of lying about rape allegations despite a jury awarding her damages.
Carroll testifies in a trial seeking $10 million in damages for Trump's statements accusing her of lying. [ more ]
moree-jean-carroll
Above the Law
3 months ago
Law

Scorned Man Threatens Former Dates With Lawsuits Over Poor Facebook Feedback

Dating apps can lead to issues post-meeting, including being discussed in online groups.
Legal actions due to online posts have consequences beyond the initial situation. [ more ]
ESPN.com
4 months ago
Chelsea

Porto boss files complaint over U9 tourney fight

Legal complaint filed by FC Porto manager against Spanish mayor over altercation at youth club competition.
Manager intends to take legal action for defamation against mayor for retelling of events. [ more ]
www.france24.com
4 months ago
France news

Filmmaker Polanski goes on trial in France on defamation charges

Roman Polanski faces trial in France over defamation allegations by a British actress accusing him of sexual abuse.
Polanski, a veteran filmmaker, is not due to appear in court, while his accuser, Charlotte Lewis, is expected to be present. [ more ]
#rudy-giuliani
Intelligencer
5 months ago
US politics

Rudy Giuliani's Most Eye-Popping Claims From His Bankruptcy Hearing

Rudy Giuliani has filed for bankruptcy after being ordered to pay $148 million in damages for defaming Georgia election workers.
Giuliani's actual net worth is unclear, as he claims to have a monthly net income of $2,308 but creditors are skeptical. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
5 months ago
US politics

One Idiot at a Time!' Joe Scarborough Brutally Mocks Trump, Giuliani, and Fox News Over Defamation Payouts

Joe Scarborough criticizes the trend of defamation among conservative personalities
He highlights examples such as Alex Jones, Rudy Giuliani, and Donald Trump [ more ]
HuffPost
7 months ago
US politics

'Wow!': John Oliver Stunned By 'Pathetic' Rudy Giuliani Moment

John Oliver criticizes Rudy Giuliani for his baseless claims and defamation against Georgia election workers.
Oliver mocks Giuliani for trying to cling to his past accomplishments as he faces the consequences of his actions. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
US politics

SNL brutally mocks Rudy Giuliani after $148m defamation verdict

Rudy Giuliani ordered to pay $148 million for defamation against election workers
SNL mocks Giuliani's financial situation and reputation [ more ]
The Washington Times
7 months ago
US politics

Giuliani jokingly asks Newsmax host for money after bank-busting verdict in defamation case

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $148 million in damages for defaming two Georgia election workers.
Giuliani criticized the court ruling and accused the District of Columbia court of being fascist. [ more ]
The New Yorker
7 months ago
US politics

Watching Rudy Giuliani Self-Destruct at a Defamation Trial in Washington

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $150 million in defamation damages to two election workers he defamed.
Giuliani's lawyer suggested he 'hasn't been so great lately'. [ more ]
Intelligencer
5 months ago
US politics

Rudy Giuliani's Most Eye-Popping Claims From His Bankruptcy Hearing

Rudy Giuliani has filed for bankruptcy after being ordered to pay $148 million in damages for defaming Georgia election workers.
Giuliani's actual net worth is unclear, as he claims to have a monthly net income of $2,308 but creditors are skeptical. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
5 months ago
US politics

One Idiot at a Time!' Joe Scarborough Brutally Mocks Trump, Giuliani, and Fox News Over Defamation Payouts

Joe Scarborough criticizes the trend of defamation among conservative personalities
He highlights examples such as Alex Jones, Rudy Giuliani, and Donald Trump [ more ]
HuffPost
7 months ago
US politics

'Wow!': John Oliver Stunned By 'Pathetic' Rudy Giuliani Moment

John Oliver criticizes Rudy Giuliani for his baseless claims and defamation against Georgia election workers.
Oliver mocks Giuliani for trying to cling to his past accomplishments as he faces the consequences of his actions. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
US politics

SNL brutally mocks Rudy Giuliani after $148m defamation verdict

Rudy Giuliani ordered to pay $148 million for defamation against election workers
SNL mocks Giuliani's financial situation and reputation [ more ]
The Washington Times
7 months ago
US politics

Giuliani jokingly asks Newsmax host for money after bank-busting verdict in defamation case

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $148 million in damages for defaming two Georgia election workers.
Giuliani criticized the court ruling and accused the District of Columbia court of being fascist. [ more ]
The New Yorker
7 months ago
US politics

Watching Rudy Giuliani Self-Destruct at a Defamation Trial in Washington

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $150 million in defamation damages to two election workers he defamed.
Giuliani's lawyer suggested he 'hasn't been so great lately'. [ more ]
morerudy-giuliani
www.france24.com
6 months ago
France politics

Football star Benzema files defamation complaint against French minister

Karim Benzema has filed a defamation complaint against French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin.
Darmanin had accused Benzema of having links with the Muslim Brotherhood. [ more ]
Truthout
6 months ago
Left-wing politics

Florida Bill Could Lead to a $35,000 Fine for Accusing Someone of Racism

Florida State Sen. Jason Brodeur (R) introduced a bill that would revoke certain privileges from journalists, including the right to keep sources anonymous.
The bill would make accusing someone of racism, sexism, homophobia, or transphobia defamatory, even if based on scientific or religious beliefs. [ more ]
HuffPost
7 months ago
US politics

Legal Experts Explain How Rudy Giuliani's Latest Financial Blow Could Play Out

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $148 million to two Georgia election workers he defamed after the 2020 election.
Declaring bankruptcy will not protect Giuliani from paying the judgment, as bankruptcy law protections do not apply to intentional harm. [ more ]
www.france24.com
7 months ago
US politics

Ex-Trump lawyer Giuliani ordered to pay $148 million in damages for defaming Georgia poll workers

A jury awarded $148 million in damages to two former Georgia election workers in the defamation case against Rudy Giuliani.
The women were targeted with false conspiracy theories pushed by Giuliani and other Republicans after the 2020 election. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
7 months ago
US politics

Jury awards $148 million in damages to Georgia election workers over Rudy Giuliani's 2020 vote lies

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $148 million in damages to two former Georgia election workers in a defamation lawsuit.
Giuliani falsely accused the women of ballot fraud, which led to racist threats and harassment. [ more ]
www.npr.org
7 months ago
US politics

Rudy Giuliani is ordered to pay $148 million to former Georgia election workers

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $148 million in damages to two former Georgia election workers.
The damages awarded were for defamation and harm to their reputations. [ more ]
Axios
7 months ago
US politics

Rudy Giuliani faces $148 million in damages for defaming Georgia election workers

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $148 million in damages for defaming two Georgia election workers.
The decision adds to Giuliani's mounting legal fees and financial troubles. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
7 months ago
US politics

Jury Orders Giuliani to Pay $148 Million to Election Workers He Defamed

Rudolph Giuliani has been ordered to pay over $148 million to two former Georgia election workers for defaming them and causing them emotional distress.
The jury awarded the workers $75 million in punitive damages and ordered Giuliani to pay compensatory damages and damages for emotional suffering. [ more ]
www.dw.com
7 months ago
US politics

Jury orders Giuliani to pay $148 million in defamation case DW 12/15/2023

Rudy Giuliani must pay $148 million in damages for defaming Georgia election workers by falsely claiming they helped rig the 2020 election against Trump.
Giuliani plans to appeal the verdict and believes the 'absurd' fine will help his chances. [ more ]
www.npr.org
7 months ago
US politics

Giuliani is ordered to pay $148 million to Georgia election workers he defamed

Rudy Giuliani has been ordered to pay $148 million to two former Georgia election workers for spreading lies about them
The workers testified that the lies spread by Giuliani and Trump turned their lives upside down [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
7 months ago
US politics

Jury orders Giuliani to pay election workers $148 million for lies

A jury has awarded $148 million in damages to two former Georgia election workers who sued Rudy Giuliani for defamation.
The women were targeted with racist threats and harassment after Giuliani spread false conspiracy theories about them in 2020. [ more ]
Barrons
7 months ago
US politics

Jury Mulling Damages Ex-NYC Mayor Giuliani Owes To Poll Workers

Rudy Giuliani is facing a defamation case brought by two Georgia poll workers
The poll workers are seeking tens of millions of dollars in damages [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
US politics

What price will Rudy Giuliani pay for smearing Georgia election workers?

Rudy Giuliani will face a landmark case in Washington DC, where he may be liable for millions of dollars in damages as a result of his dissemination of election conspiracy theories.
The civil trial could have significant implications for deterring future election denial and the ongoing organized crime prosecution against Giuliani. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
7 months ago
US politics

Giuliani to Go on Trial for Damages in Defamation Case

Rudolph Giuliani will appear in court for a trial to determine how much he will have to pay two Georgia election workers he defamed during the 2020 presidential race.
Giuliani is facing financial ruin and disbarment while being sued by Dominion Voting Systems for false claims of election rigging. [ more ]
Above the Law
7 months ago
Law

Trump Flames His Lawyer Joe Tacopina On Truth Social

Joe Tacopina successfully defended Donald Trump in the E. Jean Carroll sexual abuse lawsuit.
Reid Hoffman, founder of LinkedIn, provided financial support for Carroll's defamation and sexual abuse lawsuits against Trump. [ more ]
www.dw.com
8 months ago
Marketing

X sues media watchdog for report on antisemitism and ads DW 11/21/2023

Elon Musk's social media company X is suing Media Matters for defamation, claiming the organization published a report that aimed to harm the platform.
X alleges that Media Matters manipulated the platform to find ads next to extremist posts.
The lawsuit has sparked debate over the responsibility of social media platforms in moderating content and the impact on advertising revenue. [ more ]
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