Florida Libel & Slander Questions

1 Answer | Asked in Libel & Slander for Florida on Mar 18, 2013

Robert Jason De Groot's answer
If someone's property has been taken, why should the victim of the crime do any jail time? If a victim reports a crime, and a crime is charged, for instance a charge of grand theft, there are many factors that go into determining if the defendant will ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Libel & Slander for Florida on Apr 10, 2013

Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Perhaps, but she probably had witnesses that can testify. If you want to start a case like this, look for an attorney and do not be surprised if they want a very hefty retainer, just to take the case.
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Libel & Slander for Florida on Jun 23, 2011

Robert Jason De Groot's answer
I do not think there is a form. Many people think that if you get a form to fill out you will not need an attorney. This is a big misconception. Libel and slander are civil causes of action, and one definitely needs an attorney to initiate these types of ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Libel & Slander for Florida on Jan 30, 2012

Robert Jason De Groot's answer
Get to an attorney. You will probably have to pay for one because they will not take a slander case on a contingency fee basis. It would not hurt to set up a free consultation with a personal injury attorney to find out whether you have a case.