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Authors: Baker, Roy
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/75667
Description: This paper presents the key findings of a major empirical investigation into defamation law and social attitudes. It examines the way in which the law decides whether a publication is defamatory, and ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Authors: Baker, Roy
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/86402
Description: This paper questions popular perceptions of the "ordinary reasonable person", defamation law's measure as to what is defamatory. Developing Robert Post's understanding of defamation law as policing so ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1127939
Description: 2004 saw controversial reforms to NSWs defamation laws. Among the proposed reforms that were not enacted were limits to the damages and costs plaintiffs can recover. This article looks at how such fin ... More
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1127877
Description: According to recent research conducted at the University of New South Wales, many of us have such trenchant views on a whole range of issues that we cannot consider to be reasonable those who disagree ... More
Date: 2004
Language: eng
Resource Type: newspaper article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1243319
Description: According to recent research conducted at the University of New South Wales, many of us have such trenchant views on a whole range of issues that we have real difficulty maintaining good regard for th ... More
Date: 2003
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1127781
Description: This article examines the way the law determines what is defamatory and asks what the law, and society generally, means by the ordinary reasonable person.
Authors: Baker, Roy
Date: 2002
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/36024
Description: This paper compares the recent expansion by Australian and English law of situations where the common law defence of qualified privilege can apply to defamatory material in the media: Lange v Australi ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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