HB 951 (2023) -  Defamation

by Andrade
Provides venue is proper in any county in state for certain defamation causes of action; provides plaintiffs are entitled to reasonable costs & attorney fees; provides person is not public figure for purposes of defamation claim if his or her fame or notoriety arises in specified manner; provides failure to take certain action is evidence of actual malice; revises parties to whom court shall award certain attorney fees & costs.
Effective Date: July 1, 2023
Last Event: Withdrawn prior to introduction on Tuesday, February 21, 2023 1:36 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Withdrawn prior to introduction Time: 02/21/2023 - 1:36 PM Member: Andrade Committee: Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 02/20/2023 - 11:58 AM Member: Andrade Committee: Version: __