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libellous in Crime topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlibellousli‧bel‧lous British English, libelous American English /ˈlaɪbələs/ adjective  SCCUNTRUEcontaining untrue written statements about someone which could make other people have a bad opinion of themslanderous libellous gossip
Examples from the Corpus
libellousAnother problem is its political partisanship, which has led to reporting which is quite often libellous.