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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Trebloc Mississippi

Trebloc is a very small unincorporated community in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, United States. It is located at the intersections of Highways 8 and 47, just outside of Houston. Trebloc is named after a family located in the area named "Colbert"; Trebloc is "Colbert" spelled backwards. There is a very small post office located at Trebloc, as is the historic house of a doctor. Trebloc post office was established June 23, 1894, with Joseph M. Colbert as first postmaster.

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...