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  1. Factors to determine reckless disregard for the truth
  2. U.S. supreme court "federalizes" elements of defamation. What did the court do to federalize the tort?
  3. Five Elements of Libel action
  4. True or False? Persons who participate in chat rooms on the internet do not have a reasonable expectation of privacy under the law
  5. one of the "Emanations and Penumbras" in the constitution where the justices have found privacy rights
  1. a PIDFF, Publication, Identification, Defamation, Falsity, Fault
  2. b 1.Publication of story urgent?
    2.How reliable was the source of the story
    3. Story had a large chance of happening?
  3. c True
  4. 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
  5. e An "inherit right" the privacy is everywhere and no where in the constitution

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. information that is transfer form newspaper and tv over the internet the court will presume 3rd party is aware.
  2. Determines whether a statement of opinion is true or false
  3. 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
  4. Libelous on it's face
  5. 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

  1. Negligenceguilty knowledge


  2. Strict Scrutinyguilty knowledge


  3. TortA civil Wrong for which a court can offer a remedy . usually (money)


  4. 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


  5. 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


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