Archive of posts tagged libel; criminal libel; civil libel

Government official files libel suit against newspaper, reader over online comment

János Lázár, Secretary of State for the Hungarian Prime Minister’s office, has filed a civil libel suit against a newspaper and a criminal libel claim against a reader for online comments made in reaction to an article about the politician’s involvement in a fatal car accident last year. As first reported by Cink.hu, Hungarian officials have […]