My address and phone number was given out to random men. The men sent me a text saying they were on the way over. I explained that i did not make the ad, and I have proof who posted it. She says I can't prove it was her, and she deleted the ad. Can I still press charges on her? It all came from her IP address, so can that be traced also? And she says untrue, disgusting things about me on social media. Can I also sue her for defamation or libel?
Yes, you could sue for defamation and libel. However, law suits are expensive propositions in terms of time, money and heartache.
Since the ad has been deleted you are probably best served to just move on.
Andrew M. Jaffe
Attorney at Law
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You can sue her, but lawsuits are expensive and you must prove damages. Not only that, to make it worthwhile she must have money to collect if you win.
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