Virginia Law: Republication Rule

David A. Szwak

Virginia Law: Republication Rule

Postby David A. Szwak » Mon Oct 10, 2005 1:58 pm

"Publication refers to any nonprivileged communication of defamatory words, written or oral, and it renders a defendant liable 'for all republication that is the natural and probable consequence of the author's act.' " Armstrong v. Bank of America, Not Reported in S.E.2d, 61 Va. Cir. 131, 2003 WL 1960685, 17 VLW 1031, Va. Cir. Ct., Feb 06, 2003.

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