Westlaw Headnote of the Day – November 10, 2010

November 10, 2010

West's Key 237 Libel and Slander
West's Key 237I Words and Acts Actionable, and Liability Therefor
West's Key 237k9 Words Tending to Injure in Profession or Business
West's Key 237k9(1) k. In General.

To publish of a banker and money lender that he was pretending to be a philanthropist and benefactor of the poor, when in fact he had been a grasping and penurious Gradgrind, whose greed had inflicted untold sorrow on the widow and the orphan, is actionable.

Jones v. Greeley, 6 So. 448 (Fla. 1889)

237 Libel and Slander