Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Palin Threatens Defamation Suits

Jonathan Turley reports that Sarah Palin's lawyer has sent "cease and desist" letters to the Washington Post and other news outlets regarding their reporting on her decision to leave office.   Although the letter reportedly threatens a defamation suit, Turley notes any claim would be unlikely to succeed under New York Times v. Sullivan

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