ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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The Nation Case

Law of Libel in Pakistan

It is heartening to see the apex courts of India and Pakistan agreeing on an aspect of the law of defamation which affects the freedom of the press - that the press is free to comment on the conduct of a public figure and is not guilty of defamation unless the defendant proves malice.

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