is it illegal to be slandered at your place of work saying im a headcase, on the edge of a nervous breakdown and insane
Country relating to Question: United States
State (if USA): Alaska
Defamation has to be based on a statement of fact, not opinion or hyperbole. For example, if the statement was that you have been hospitalized for schizophrenia, and it was not true, then that would be actionable. The statements you describe would not fall within that requirement and would not meet the test for a prima facie case for defamation.
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