Q: My neighbor is telling multiple people we shot a dog in the neighborhood and it is not true. Can we sue for slander?
We were found not at fault by law enforcement for the dog being shot. Yet the dog owners and our neighbors across the street still continue to tell everyone including the trash guy and other neighbors as far as 3 streets away that we are people who shoot animals.
A: If the false statements tend you injure your reputation and you can prove damages, yes you can sue.
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