Donald Trump sets his sights on tougher libel laws



Donald Trump has said he wants to strengthen libel laws, after a controversial book detailed the inner workings of his White House.
 As the fallout continued from Michael Wolff’s book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, the US President hit out at the US’s “very weak” libel laws and said he would like to toughen them.
If libel laws were stronger, he said, “you wouldn’t have things like that happen where you can say whatever comes into your head”.
This is not the first time Trump has attacked US libel laws and press freedom. During the 2016 presidential campaign he said: “I’m going... read more

 
8 January 2018 in Politics, Views: 49
Source: The Week
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