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Reforming Defamation Law - Defamation And Malicious Publication Bill Passed By Parliament

[IMG][/IMG] The definition of what constitutes a defamatory statement has been set out in Scots legislation for the first time under reforms passed by the Scottish Parliament. The Defamation and Malicious Publication (Scotland) Bill simplifies and modernises defamation law, while ensuring that a better balance is struck between freedom of expression and protecting someone's reputation. [Read Full Article]