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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Kirkland Arizona

Kirkland is an unincorporated community in central Yavapai County, Arizona, United States, near the Weaver Mountains. It lies along State Route 96 southwest of the city of Prescott, the county seat of Yavapai County. Its elevation is 3,930 feet (1,198 m), and it is located at 34°25′3″N 112°42′44″W / 34.4175°N 112.71222°W / 34.4175; -112.71222 (34.4175251, -112.7121218). Although Kirkland is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 86332.

What is defamation libel and slander law?

Defamation is any statement, whether written or oral, that injures the good name or reputation of another person. For a statement to be defamatory, it must not be true.

A defamation designed to be read is libel. Libel also may include harmful statements in a fixed medium, especially writing but also a picture, sign, or electronic broadcast.

An oral defamation is slander. Slander is a harmful statement in a transitory form, especially speech.

Answers to defamation libel and slander law issues in Arizona

The term defamation refers to a false statement made about someone or some organization that is damaging to their...