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Media and defamation law cases and materials by Bert Bruser

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  • Libel and slander

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StatementBert Bruser and Paul Schabas
ContributionsSchabas, Paul, compiler, University of Toronto. Faculty of Law
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (vi leaves, 1228 pages) :
Number of Pages1228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26613420M

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