Need someone who's knowledgeable about the law to answer this question

Anonymous
timer Asked: Jul 4th, 2018
account_balance_wallet $15

Question description

DISCUSSION POST #1: review the following YOUTUBE video on what is and what is not a tort:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQ6smN3lcnY&index

=1&list=PLpbtRdN7xWUd2Mjw1haKHAu_g81xK0v72

Draft a discussion post based on the video and information provided below. Include in your response answers to the below questions:

Marilyn Mosby, the chief prosecutor in the cases brought by the State of Maryland against certain police officers who arrested Freddie Gray is now being sued by the officers for defamation, invasion of the right to privacy, and false light.

A police officer is generally alleging that Ms. Mosby had insufficient evidence to charge him and prosecuted him overzealously resulting in his emotional distress and other damages.

Do you believe the police officer has sufficient cause to bring this lawsuit? Do you think it is fair to have Ms. Mosby, a civil servant, have to defend herself against this civil lawsuit?

Do you believe it is fair that the police officer has to defend himself against both a criminal and civil suit?

Post your response in this THREAD using the REPLY button. Respond to at least one of your other classmate’s post.

Tutor Answer

Tutor_Booth
School: UC Berkeley

Attached.

Surname1
Student Name
Professor Name
Course Title
Date
Freddie Gray Case
Defamation is a civil wrong committed against another person that harms their
reputation. Therefore, the officers must give proof of the defamatory statement and
publication of the same that resulted to damages in their reputation. Additionally, they
should also show how the defamatory language is false and the faults of Mosby. Invasion
of privacy is intruding to a person’s private life without just cause. The officers can prove
invasion of pr...

flag Report DMCA
Review

Anonymous
Thanks, good work

Similar Questions
Hot Questions
Related Tags

Brown University





1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology




2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University




982 Tutors

Columbia University





1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University





2113 Tutors

Emory University





2279 Tutors

Harvard University





599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology



2319 Tutors

New York University





1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University





1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University





2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University





932 Tutors

Princeton University





1211 Tutors

Stanford University





983 Tutors

University of California





1282 Tutors

Oxford University





123 Tutors

Yale University





2325 Tutors