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Defamation Libel And Slander Law Lawyers In Albany Oklahoma

Albany is a rural unincorporated community located in Bryan County, Oklahoma, on State Highway 70E. The post office opened July 10, 1894. The ZIP code is 74721. The community was named for Albany, New York.

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 Oklahoma

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