2020 Wyoming Statutes
Title 1 - Code of Civil Procedure
Chapter 29 - Libel and Slander
Section 1-29-105 - Publication of Criminal and Civil Proceedings Deemed Privileged; Exceptions.

Universal Citation: WY Stat § 1-29-105 (2020)

1-29-105. Publication of criminal and civil proceedings deemed privileged; exceptions.

The publication of a fair and impartial report of any indictment, the issuing of any warrant, the arrest of any person accused of crime, or the filing of any pleading or other document in any criminal or civil cause in any court, or of the contents thereof, is privileged unless it is proved that the same was published maliciously or that the defendant has refused or neglected to publish in the same manner in which the publication complained of appeared a reasonable written explanation or contradiction thereof by the plaintiff, or that the publisher has refused upon plaintiff's request to publish the subsequent determination of the suit or action.

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