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Law defines what news obscures

The specific elements of proof of misrepresentation vary whether the case is prosecuted as a criminal or civil action. The elements normally include:

· Material false statement;

· Knowledge of its falsity;

· Reliance on the false statement by the victim;

· (A loss) Damages suffered;

· A deceit or fraud constituting a false statement made willfully or recklessly, which causes loss to another.

Thanks truxtonc for posting the law link.

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