jcrb at yahoo.com
Wed Dec 10 23:00:13 UTC 2003
>If people are speeding in my neighborhood, I can not go and take down
>their pictures, personal information, license plate numbers, etc., post
>them publically, and accuse them of breaking the law (even if they did!).
Yes you can.
It is not libel, that they were speeding is a true statement.
Truth is an absolute defense against a charge of libel.
>and it is illegal (and wrong).
And what law does it violate?
as previous respondent said
"In the north-american country I happen to live in, you do not need
'authority' to express your opinions."
I suspect I live in the same country, and here you need even less (i.e.
zero) 'authority' to express that which is true.
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