A Defamatory Statement Must Be Of And Concerning The Plaintiff

Colloquium  1. The offer of extrinsic evidence to show that an alleged defamatory statement referred to the plaintiff even though it did not explicitly mention the plaintiff.  2. The introductory averments in a plaintiff’s pleading setting out all the special circumstances that make the challenged words defamatory. Black’s Law Dictionary, Seventh Edition, at p. 258. One […]