Defamation lawyers typically want a 5k retainer, and cases can cost up to 30k, so unless you have a significant monetary loss, the case could cost thousands more than you recover, if anything. However, its your money to spend how you like.
You may have a valid claim for defamation, but these cases tend to be very expensive to pursue. You should consider contacting the police before anything.
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Contact the various social media sites and try to get these things removed. Contact the police. Contact an attorney who can help enforce your rights.
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