Understanding Canadian Defamation Law

By Nicole Brewer and Reva Pomer

If you’ve ever attended an event on press freedom, you’ve heard the question: “How can I make sure what I’m publishing won’t get me sued?” The defamation lawsuit is a concern for anyone who speaks or writes about controversy. So, to help you better understand defamation law, we’ve put together this primer.

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Defamation infographic

Reprinted from Freedom to Read 2016.