The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania held that republication of a defamatory statement made by a defendant may be used to prove actual malice in the initial publication of the defamatory statement.
Weaver v. Lancaster Newspapers, Inc., 926 A.2d 899 (Pa. 2007).
Diane M. Pisani,
Republication as Proof of Actual Malice in a Previous Defamatory Publication: Weaver v. Lancaster Newspapers, Inc.,
Duq. L. Rev.
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