Trump’s tweets were too vague and subjective to be defamatory, appeals court says–ABA Journal

An appeals court in New York has affirmed dismissal of a lawsuit that claimed Donald Trump defamed a guest television commentator in his tweets during the presidential campaign.

The Appellate Division, First Department, upheld dismissal of the suit filed by public relations consultant Cheryl Jacobus in a short order on Tuesday, report Bloomberg News and the Hollywood ReporterHow Appealing links to the decisionand additional coverage.

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