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 Is defamation of character or harassment a criminal offense in Oregon?

Answer In Oregon, harassment is a criminal offense. The circumstances surrounding the crime determine how it is classified and, therefore, the penalties for violations. Defamation of character is not a cr... Read More »
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Is defamation of character or harassment a criminal offense?

Most cases of defamation of character (or libel) are considered criminal, unless extremely trivial, such as name-calling, according to Duhaime Legal Dictionary. U.S. law considers printing lies abo... Read More »
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How do I sue for defamation of character?

When someone uses the term "defamation of character," most people think of the rich and famous. Over the years, lawsuits involving prestigious figures have danced crossed the headlines for the worl... Read More »
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How do I sue for defamation of character in California?

A defamation of character lawsuit is when one person sues another person for saying something that's not true about him that in a way that negatively affects his ability to live, work or otherwise ... Read More »
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How do I file a defamation of character?

Defamation is a public communication that tends to injure the reputation of another, according to the Harvard Human Rights Journal. Defamation of character can involve defamatory statements that ar... Read More »
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