Panel Finds False 'Gay' Label Is No Longer Per Se Defamation

, New York Law Journal

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An Albany appellate court yesterday overturned its own precedent and rejected those of the three other Appellate Division departments in abandoning a long-standing legal assumption that falsely labeling someone as lesbian, gay or bisexual is inherently defamatory.

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  • w. adam mandelbaum

    Gutsy decision. Overdue.

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