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  • A New Libel Defense In Canada; For Blogs Too
    By on December 22, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    roju writes “The Globe and Mail reports that the Canadian Supreme Court has created a new defense against claims of defamation, allowing for reporting in the public interest. They specifically included bloggers as eligible, writing: ‘…the traditional media are rapidly being complemented by new ways of communicating on matters of public interest, many of them online, which do not involve journalists. These new disseminators of news and information (more…)