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Friday, June 1, 2018

Young on Reynolds v. Times Newspapers @hilaryanyoung

Hilary Young, University of New Brunswick, Faculty of Law, is publishing Reynolds V Times Newspapers in Landmark Cases in Defamation (forthcoming). Here is the abstract.

This is about the Reynolds v Times Newspapers case, which led to the creation of a fault-based defamation defence in England and abroad. It sets out the facts and judicial history of the case, then comments on its influence in England, in other common law countries and its likely future influence.

Dowload the essay from SSRN at the link.

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