2016 Colorado Revised Statutes
Title 13 - Courts and Court Procedure
Article 25 - Evidence - General Provisions
§ 13-25-125.5. Libel and slander - self-publication

CO Rev Stat ยง 13-25-125.5 (2016) What's This?

No action for libel or slander may be brought or maintained unless the party charged with such defamation has published, either orally or in writing, the defamatory statement to a person other than the person making the allegation of libel or slander. Self-publication, either orally or in writing, of the defamatory statement to a third person by the person making such allegation shall not give rise to a claim for libel or slander against the person who originally communicated the defamatory statement.

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