Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 103 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWCA Civ 1302
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Auld, Laws and Sedley LJJ

Representation Romie Tager QC and William Bojczuk (instructed by David Conway & Co) for the claimant.
  Sir Sydney Kettridge QC, Kenneth MacLean QC and James Goldsmith (instructed by Clifford Chance) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 8 November 2005

Catchwords

Libel and slander - Defamatory words - Words capable of defamatory meaning - Justification - Qualified privilege - Malice avoiding privilege - Conduct of solicitor - Whether judge erring as matter of fact and law in directions to jury concerning justification and malice.

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