Tag Archives: Defamation

Jury awards businessmen defamed by Michael Gill $274.5 million

Jurors awarded each of the plaintiffs $35 million in general damages, with the rest in special and compensatory damages after hearing two days of testimony. Anagnost was awarded an additional $7.5 million and Crews $12 million in special damages. Each … Continue reading

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Superior court judge tosses defamation suit against Kelleigh Murphy

MANCHESTER — A judge dismissed a defamation suit Wednesday that centered on social media posts made by a prominent Bedford official [Kelleigh Murphy] regarding a quote from a local landscaping company. The case appears headed to the New Hampshire Supreme Court. … Continue reading

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Judge grants summary judgment against Gill in defamation suit

In his recent order, Tucker ruled that Gill is liable for damages “because the undisputed factual record establishes the defendant failed to exercise reasonable care in publishing without valid privilege a false and defamatory statement of fact’ about each plaintiff.” … Continue reading

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Judge Rules Against Mike Gill in Defamation Lawsuit

A judge has ruled in favor of attorney Alex Walker in his defamation lawsuit against a mortgage broker who in posts on an electronic billboard has repeatedly accused Walker and other local business leaders of criminal activity. Superior Court Judge … Continue reading

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