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Comment/analysis defamation and libel six things all journalists need to know about the defamation act 2013 (which is now in force) by dominic ponsford twitter. The defamation act 2013 section 12 empowers courts to order that an unsuccessful defendant publish a summary of its judgment comment. The defamation act 2013 (c 26) where the statement is privileged, any assessment, extract or summary of the statement’s merit is also privileged.
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