Libel laws and the truth: What if the statement is true?

Did you know a wedding announcement can be claimed as libelous? The word libel commonly describes injury to a person's reputation but libel damages may also include emotional distress. However, libel can occur in words, pictures, graphic images, and any other publishable forms. Read more to find out what you need to know about libel.

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by Michelle Atkins

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Updated on: February 22, 2023 · 2min read


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