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Grant v. Reader’s Digest Association
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
151 F.2d 733 (1945)
Reader’s Digest (defendant) published an article in which it stated that attorney Sidney Grant (plaintiff) was a legislative representative for the Massachusetts Communist Party. The statement was not true. Grant brought suit for libel. The trial court dismissed the claim for insufficiency of law on its face. Grant appealed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Hand, J.)
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