Rappler yesterday questioned the NBI decision to revive the cyber libel
complaint that it earlier dismissed.
Also slapped with libel
complaints are Doctors Francisco Cruz, Teodoro Herbosa and Anthony Leachon.
This is the third complaint for libel
To the contrary, libel
and slander laws should be repealed.
laws can be strengthened after a new book questioned his mental fitness to serve as president.
Trump had called for changing the country's libel
laws even when he was a presidential candidate.
A LARGE libel
payout awarded to Kate and Gerry McCann will help fund the search for their missing daughter Madeleine.
He said the press had this leeway because under the Times decision, a public official must not only prove the falsity of an allegation in a libel
action but must also show negligence and "actual malice.
Lawmakers today moved to decriminalize libel
by abolishing the penalty of imprisonment provision under the Revised Penal Code.
MOST people will be uneasy about the decision of Carmarthenshire County Council to fund its chief executive in bringing a libel
action against a blogger.
Privacy & Libel
Law: The Clash with Press Freedom" analyzes the role of law in today's rising debate over libel
and concerns over privacy, and the heavy influence of lobbyists into this debate, focusing not only on concerns in America, but as well as the United Kingdom and other areas of the world.
A new Philippine cybercrime law drastically increases punishments for criminal libel
and gives authorities excessive and unchecked powers to shut down websites and monitor online information," HRW said.