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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Little Rock Mississippi

Little Rock, Mississippi is an unincorporated hamlet in Newton County, Mississippi, at latitude 32.526 and longitude -89.025. It lies along state highway 494 between Union and Meridian. The elevation is 440 feet/134 metres. It was the former site of Beulah Hubbard High School.

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 Mississippi

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