My neighbor in my building claimed I entered her apartment. I didn't. She filed a report with the police and they found no evidence. Then she emailed my entire building's email list of 200 plus people saying that I broke into her apartment and entered. I may lose my apartment because I had a previous smoking violation. Does her behavior represent false testimony of some sort or slander?
Generally speaking, slander is oral defamation and libel is written defamation. Publishing a false written claim to 200+ people that you committed a crime is libel.
It seems you have a claim for Libel in that the other tenant published in writing that you committed a crime. The hard part will be proving damages but falsely accusing someone of a crime in writing to 200 people is Libelous.
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