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connabard 06-22-2017 01:09 PM

John Oliver & HBO being Sued
 
Coal CEO ridiculed on Last Week Tonight sues John Oliver for defamation

This is absolutely hilarious

Davian93 06-22-2017 03:57 PM

I'm guessing that someone doesn't understand the ridiculously high bar there is in the US for defamation to stick.

Also, Barbara Streisand Effect and whatnot.

ShadowbaneX 06-22-2017 06:15 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Davian93 (Post 242125)
I'm guessing that someone doesn't understand the ridiculously high bar there is in the US for defamation to stick.

Also, Barbara Streisand Effect and whatnot.

If you're paying for the lawyers you might as well make 'em work, you know?

GonzoTheGreat 06-23-2017 03:43 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Davian93 (Post 242125)
Also, Barbara Streisand Effect and whatnot.

I'm not sure Bob Murray will be that successful.


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