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What counts as a ‘third party’ in the context of libel?

england-and-wales The question's scenario says each person A and B makes claims about who can or can't see the statement. The scenario does not explicitly state who is right. This is why Jen commented ...
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What counts as a ‘third party’ in the context of libel?

A statement is published for defamation law when it is sent by the defamer and understood by a third party If I say something nasty about you in a rowdy football crowd and you can’t find someone there,...
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What counts as a ‘third party’ in the context of libel?

B is correct. A has published the statement to the chat room provider. B will still likely lose the case. Although the defamatory statements were published to the service provider, the service ...
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