Defamation and libel both carry one year SOL.
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In California, the statute of limitations for defamation is one year. This means someone would have one year to file a lawsuit for defamation (slander/libel) against you from the time the statement or statements are published.
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Defamation Statute in California is one year. Slander is spoken and Libel is written, both are Defamation. Check the CACI Jury Instructions on line to see what is necessary to prove your case and see if it measures up?
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