5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Factors to determine reckless disregard for the truth
- U.S. supreme court "federalizes" elements of defamation. What did the court do to federalize the tort?
- Five Elements of Libel action
- True or False? Persons who participate in chat rooms on the internet do not have a reasonable expectation of privacy under the law
- one of the "Emanations and Penumbras" in the constitution where the justices have found privacy rights
- a PIDFF, Publication, Identification, Defamation, Falsity, Fault
- b 1.Publication of story urgent?
2.How reliable was the source of the story
3. Story had a large chance of happening?
- c True
- d In NY Times v. Sullivan they federalized public/private entities and public figures of whom need to show actual malice. The court took libel law under control
- e An "inherit right" the privacy is everywhere and no where in the constitution
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- information that is transfer form newspaper and tv over the internet the court will presume 3rd party is aware.
- Determines whether a statement of opinion is true or false
- is a tort. Any publication or broadcast of a (false statement) that:
1. Injures someone's reputation
2. Lower's that person's esteem in the community
- Libelous on it's face
- 1. whether a statement of opinion is true or false
2. the actual meaning of the word or statement
3. The journalistic context
4. the context in society
5 True/False Questions
Negligence → guilty knowledge
Strict Scrutiny → guilty knowledge
Tort → A civil Wrong for which a court can offer a remedy . usually (money)
True or False? As a result of the supreme court's anonymous ruling in Flynt v. Fallwell, public officials and public figures cannot ever recover form mass media defendants for "intentional infliction of emotional distress" → False
True or False? Because the right to privacy is found in the Constitution, the law of privacy is identical from one state to the next. → False