Legal Question in Personal Injury in Texas

would like to know if i can sue a news paper fr slander if they reported something false

Asked on 9/07/10, 5:54 pm

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Ken Gober (Austin TX) Lee, Gober & Reyna
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Yes, if they: 1. printed something they knew was false, or 2. printed something without ANY research or investigation about whether the story was true.

However, your likely to only find a lawyer to agree to represent you if you suffered injury as a result of the story. The false statements need to be significant, and you needed to have suffered serious injury as a result.

If you would like to discuss this further, call me at 512-478-8080.

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9/13/10, 4:37 am

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