News Analysis: U.S. Librarians, Authors, and Publishers Weigh the Chilling Effects of 'Libel Tourism'

June 25, 2008 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

When the College Art Association decided recently to settle rather than fight a possible libel action in Britain over a book review published in one of its journals, it did more than sidestep a costly and probably doomed legal battle. It opened...

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