In most invasion of privacy torts,?

A-public figures who sue media defendants must show a higher level of misbehavior by the defendant than private persons.

B-public figures and private persons are treated the same way under common law.

C-private persons who sue media defendants must show a higher level of misbehavior by the defendant than public figures.

D-Most provinces have abolished invasion of privacy torts.

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  • JOHN B
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    1 decade ago
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    The answer is A . Public figures must show misbehavior that amounts to malice or reckless indifference on the part of the media defendants to recover. This is a higher legal standard than a private person whose privacy is invaded by the media.

    B, C, and D are incorrect for various reasons.

  • 1 decade ago

    B and D are clearly incorrect. A is more correct than C. A is correct.

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