Praktyczny przewodnik po art. 212 k.k.
The HFHR’s Observatory of the Freedom of Media in Poland is proud to present an updated and extended version of the “Handbook of Article 212 of Criminal Code”.
The Handbook has been written for lawyers, journalists and, above all, persons being prosecuted for defamation.
The book may help its readers to find answers to the following questions: What is defamation? How is it prosecuted? What are the sanctions for defamation? What is the procedure? What are the differences between a defamation case and civil proceedings involving a violation of personal interests? What are the defendant’s rights and duties? And finally: how to defend against criminal liability?