Today, in a high profile defamation case against a local newspaper, the Pennsylvania Superior Court decided, among other things, that: (1) “From our review of the record, there is no question that … [the newspaper articles at issue] contained statements that were defamatory… and that all who received the publication understood the defamatory meaning….” (3/11/14 […]
Remand in JOSEPH v. SCRANTON TIMES Today, on March 11, 2014, in THOMAS A. JOSEPH et al. v. THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P. et al., 2014 PA Super 49, the Superior Court remanded the case for “a new trial on the issues of (1) whether Appellees acted with actual malice, (2) what, if any, general damages […]
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