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Professor Eric Heinze 'MP exploits defamation law to sue journalist'

Thursday 12 February 2015

Maverick MP George Galloway announced he is suing Guardian journalist Hadley Freeman over an accusation she made about him on Twitter but defamation law is a vague one, says Professor Eric Heinze. He wrote: “Galloway’s lawsuit against Freeman comes on the grounds of defamation, a precarious area of law when it so strongly intersects with public debate on controversial issues.”

Read the full article in The Conversation.

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