VIC Can I take them to court

Discussion in 'Defamation Law Forum' started by Graceie5679, 5 August 2018.

  1. Graceie5679

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    Can I sue some who has slandered Me who has no job no money and no assets, the person in concern has made a slanderous comment on face book , the person has 3 children and I won't put up with what they wrote, also if someone writes a public comment and its true is that slander
     
  2. Rod

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    Yes. Though pointless and expensive.

    'Slander' no longer exists in the law. It is now called defamation. In answer to your question - no. Truth is an absolute defence.
     
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