Libel and the First Amendment: Legal History and Practice in Print and Broadcasting

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Transaction Publishers, Jan 1, 1987 - Law - 251 pages
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Contents

Journalists in Court A Hostile Environment
vi
The Evolution of Libel Laws Complexity and Inconsistency
26
The Nationalization of Libel Laws The Search for Standards
68
Public Figures and the Public Interest The Search for Standards Continues
108
Recalibrating the Scales The Private Person
144
Broadcasting and Libel Potential for Trouble
178
Getting Out of the Libel Morass
220
Index
242
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