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" A libel is a malicious publication expressed either in printing or writing, or by signs and pictures, tending either to blacken the memory of one dead, or the reputation of one who is alive, and expose him to public hatred, contempt, or ridicule. "
An Introduction to Municipal Law: Designed for General Readers and for ... - Page 371
by John Norton Pomeroy - 1886 - 570 pages
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Porcupine's Works;: Selections from Porcupine's gazette (from July, 1799, to ...

William Cobbett - United States - 1801
...thousands, and tens of thou* sands. A libel is defined by the law, to be the malicious defamation, expressed either in printing or writing, or by signs or pictures, tending to blacken either the memory of one who is dead, or the reputation of one who is alive, or to expose...
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A Treatise on Crimes and Misdemeanors, Volume 1

Sir William Oldnall Russell - Criminal law - 1824
...Commonwealth, 2 Binn- 514. *libcls upon individuals, they have been defined to be malicious defamations, expressed either in printing or writing, or by signs...pictures, tending either to blacken the memory of one who is dead, or the reputation of one who is alive, and thereby exposing him to public hatred, contempt,...
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A compendium of the law of evidence

Thomas Peake, Joseph Parker Norris - Evidence (Law) - 1824 - 642 pages
...true or false, expressed either in printing nr writing, or by »igns »nil pictures, and with intent to blacken the memory of one dead, or the reputation of one who is alive, and expose him to publie batred, contempt, and ridicule Commonwealth v. Clap, 4 Mas»....
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A Treatise on Crimes and Indictable Misdemeanors, Volume 1

Sir William Oldnall Russell - Criminal law - 1826 - 828 pages
...libels. (/) With respect to libels upon individuals, they have been defined to be malicious defamations, expressed either in printing or writing, or by signs...pictures, tending either to blacken the memory of one who is dead, or the reputation of one who is alive, and thereby exposing him to public hatred, toutempt,...
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A Guide to the Practice of the Courts of General Quarter Sessions of the ...

Samuel Raynes - Criminal procedure - 1826 - 245 pages
...affected by the defamatory document. Libels on individuals have been defined to be malicious defamations, expressed either in printing or writing, or by signs...pictures, tending either to blacken the memory of one who is dead, or the reputation of one who is alive, and thereby exposing him to public hatred, contempt,...
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Commentaries on American law, Volume 2

James Kent - 1826-1830 - 1827
...libel, as applicable to individuals, has been well defined 6 to be a miilii inn millilii ul'mnnTp" n il either in printing or writing, or by signs or pictures,...expose him to public hatred, contempt, or ridicule. A malicious intent towards government, magistrates, or individuals, and" an injurious or" offensive"fen3ency7must"cohcu...
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Report of a trial in the Supreme judicial court, holden at Boston, Dec. 16th ...

Daniel Webster, John Winslow Whitman, Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court - Trials (Libel) - 1828 - 76 pages
...circumstances may enhance or mitigate that implied guilt, and vary the degrees of it." " A libel was a malicious publication, expressed either in printing or writing, or by signs and pictures, tending either to blacken the memory of one dead or the reputation of one alive and expose...
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Trial of the Case of the Commonwealth Versus David Lee Child, for Publishing ...

John Winslow Whitman - Freedom of the press - 1829 - 119 pages
...law of libel. A libel is a false and malicious publication in printing or writing, or by signs and pictures tending either to blacken the memory of one dead, or the reputation of one who is alive, and to expose them to hatred, contempt, or ridicule. That this is the tendency of the...
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A practical abridgment of American common law cases argued and ..., Volume 6

Common law - 1835
...late chief justice Parsons, in the case of Commonwealth v. Clapp, 4 Mass. Rep. 168. " It is," says he, "a malicious publication, expressed either in printing...pictures, tending either to blacken the memory of the dead, or the reputation of one who is alive and expose him to public hatred, contempt or ridicule."...
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Introduction to the Science of Government, and Compend of the Constitutional ...

Andrew White Young - Economics - 1839 - 336 pages
...able if spoken. (§ 256.) A libel is defined to be a malicious publication in printing or writing, signs or pictures, tending either to blacken the memory...expose him to public hatred, contempt, or ridicule. And the law considers it a public as well as a private injury, and makes the offender both liable to...
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