Week 3 – Assignment: Public No More: The Ventura Defamation Case. Discuss the facts of the case (i.e., plaintiff, defendant, publication, date).
· Discuss the facts of the case (i.e., plaintiff, defendant, publication, date).
· Discuss the concept of ‘identification’ in relation to libel in this case.
· Discuss whether you believe the standard for the burden of proof for Ventura should have been as a public figure or private person.
The paper must be two to three pages in length (excluding title and reference pages) and formatted according to APA style. You must cite at least one reference from the textbook and at least one reference from scholarly outside reading material. References for each of the stories must also be included. Cite your sources in text and on the reference page. For information regarding APA samples and tutorials, visit the Ashford Writing Center, within the Learning Resources tab on the left navigation toolbar.
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