“If the Constitution does not require public figures to satisfy an actual-malice standard
in state-law defamation suits, then neither should we.”
“We want to teach people a lesson.”
“When they go low, Melania Trump calls her lawyers.”
“Don’t know why Washington politicians don’t change libel laws?”
“Our current libel laws are a sham and a disgrace and do not represent American values…”
“People close to him during the campaign told me [he] had early stages of dementia.”
Let’s see how this works in the reverse direction
“Negligence this may be…”
Dad Language and real threats.
But it makes for some great headlines
Hey, why not?
“I sincerely apologize to Mrs. Trump, her son, her husband and her parents for making these false statements.”
Freedom of the press shall not be abridged.
“We’re going to have people sue you like you never got sued before.”
“This is the very definition of libel.”
“The protections of the First Amendment do not turn on whether the defendant was a trained journalist…”
“…a case study in what writer James Lindsay calls ‘idea laundering'”
“GRU officers used a Guccifer 2.0 email address to send WikiLeaks an encrypted one-gigabyte file”