New Remedy for Online Defamation

, Texas Lawyer

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The Texas Supreme Court recently set precedent by ruling that a court can order an author to delete a defamatory Internet posting, but cannot stop him from reposting the same statements elsewhere.

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  • Dave Lawrence

    The potential for injunctive relief is still quite narrow since it is limited in scope to content over which the author has direct control. Intermediary websites are still immunized from injunction related to third-party content by 47 U.S.C. § 230.

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