fair comment

Definition of "fair comment"
  1. An opinion that's based on accurate facts and doesn't have a negative intent about the subject. It's a key shield used by the media from defamation lawsuits, especially about public figures, unless it is proven that the remarks were made with the objective to harm
How to use "fair comment" in a sentence
  1. The radio host claimed his remarks about the mayor were fair comment, based on the facts.
  2. The newspaper argued that their article was fair comment, aiming to factually portray the celebrity's actions.
  3. Though the blog post was harsh, it was deemed fair comment due to its reliance on truth.

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