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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Marienthal Kansas

Marienthal is an unincorporated community in Wichita County, Kansas, United States. The post office was established March 18, 1902. Its ZIP code is 67863. The town was founded in 1892 by a group of immigrant Germans from Russia; they named it after their previous hometown of Marienthal, Russia. Marienthal now consists of roughly 100 people, a Catholic church, a post office, an acclaimed organic flour mill, a bar and a CO-OP grain elevator.

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 Kansas

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