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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Wayside Mississippi

Wayside is an unincorporated community located near the intersection of Highways 1 and 438 in west central Washington County, Mississippi, United States. Also, on 9 October 2009 three mobile homes were destroyed and 16 houses were damaged, and many trees were knocked down. A fatality took place in a mobile home. Two others were injured due to an EF1 tornado. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 38780.

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...