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    NSW When does free speech end and defamation begin?

    In a fit of anger, I recently posted something online in response to a group of people that were online-mobbing a friend of mine. I used some very strong language to rebuke his attackers, who openly identified themselves as left-wing gay men, and with some extra profanity, was how I described...
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    QLD Costs for a Concerns Notice Under Defamation Act 2005?

    How much does it cost to generate a "concerns Notice under section 14(2) of the Defamation Act 2005 (QLD)"? Is there a range of reasonable costs? How often do these things go to court? How often are they successful?
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    Who Can Sue for Defamation?

    Who can sue for defamation? Under the Defamation Act 2005, the following can be a plaintiff: A person; or A corporation (that is not a public entity), if it is either: a not for profit organisation; or it employs fewer than 10 people and is not related to another corporation. A corporation...