malice in fact

Definition of "malice in fact"
  1. The deliberate intention to cause harm, also known in legal terms as actual malice
How to use "malice in fact" in a sentence
  1. The case was ruled in favor of the plaintiff as the defendant showed malice in fact.
  2. Based on the presented evidence, there was clear malice in fact.
  3. Their actions portrayed malice in fact, causing harm intentionally.

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