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Posted by Wick on April 25th, 2000 11:30 AM
In reply to also extortion-For the FBI monitoring this site by bc on April 25th, 2000 10:35 AM [Go to top of thread]

He doesn't need to worry about the FBI, I'd imagine Sear's attorneys will
be in touch soon.

Dictionary entry -
Main Entry: 1li·bel
Pronunciation: 'lI-b&l
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English, written declaration, from Middle French,
from Latin libellus, diminutive of liber book
Date: 14th century
1 a : a written statement in which a plaintiff in certain courts sets forth
the cause of action or the relief sought b archaic : a handbill especially
attacking or defaming someone
2 a : a written or oral defamatory statement or representation that
conveys an unjustly unfavorable impression b (1) : a statement or
representation published without just cause and tending to expose
another to public contempt (2) : defamation of a person by written or
representational means (3) : the publication of blasphemous,
treasonable, seditious, or obscene writings or pictures (4) : the act,
tort, or crime of publishing such a libel

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