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dc.contributor.authorArend, Patrice S.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2020-03-19T21:39:38Z
dc.date.available2020-03-19T21:39:38Z
dc.date.issued1997-11
dc.identifier.citationPatrice S. Arend, Defamation in an Age of Political Correctness: Should a False Public Statement that a Person is Gay be Defamatory?, 18 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 99 (1997).en_US
dc.identifier.issn0734-1490
dc.identifier.urihttps://commons.lib.niu.edu/handle/10843/21889
dc.description.abstractThis article reviews the important public policy decision that individuals should be free to protect their reputations from false and derogatory remarks. Most notably, the article explores the issues of whether a public statement that a person is gay is or should be defamatory, if it proves to be false. The author presents an overview of the problems presented to the various courts. The author then discusses the probable causes of actions and the most appropriate solution to defamation in an age of political correctness.en_US
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dc.publisherNorthern Illinois University Law Reviewen_US
dc.subjectdefamationen_US
dc.subjectsexual orientationen_US
dc.titleDefamation in an Age of Political Correctness: Should a False Public Statement that a Person is Gay be Defamatory?en_US
dc.type.genreArticleen_US
dc.typeTexten_US
dc.contributor.departmentOtheren_US


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