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Defamatory libel

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1 Defamatory libel on Fri Nov 09, 2012 10:45 am


Arresto Menor
Good morning atty's, Where is the proper venue in filing a libel case if the defamtory statement was originated onboard the ship? The ship was trading in cabotage waters.
I am already in the philippines when i received an information from my manning agency that they receive a message from the captain of one of their ship which i believe to be libelous. Thank you in advance.

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2 Re: Defamatory libel on Sun Nov 11, 2012 12:49 pm


if civil case for libel, then it can be at your or the other guy's residence. if criminal, then at the place of registry of the ship

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3 Re: Defamatory libel on Sun Nov 11, 2012 10:08 pm


Arresto Menor
Thanks atty, but how can i determine if it is civil or criminal?

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