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What would you like to know about this please?
What was the allegation?
Are you asking if you can take action?
To regain entry to the pub?
Have you seen his statement?
What did he specifically say that you can prove is untrue?
But how can you prove that this is untrue?
You are confusing being able to show that an allegation was disbelieved with being able to show that it is false. To bring any claim against him you will have to show that this was a false allegation and known to him to be false.
Quite frankly, there is no point in lying for him. He could have banned you for any reason he liked. A publican doesn't need a reason to withdraw an invitation to a person to enter their premises. He can ban you for simply disliking you.
He might well have made a false allegation but proving that it was false, rather than just one that could not be proven, is a difficult task. You are confusing the fact that the Crown cannot prove you guilty with being able to prove that you are innocent. The two are not the same thing at all.
You could get a solicitor to write to him warning him of the risks of making false allegations but I wouldn't suggest actually suing him on this evidence.
Can I clarify anything for you?
Yes, I do that type of work but don't have a case here for the reasons above.
You are confusing the allegation not being particularly strong with it being a false allegation which is not the same thing at all.
Well, as I said, they don't need a reason to ban a person. A publican can withdraw a person's invitation to enter for any reason he likes.
No, of course.
But that takes us back to the point I made above about proving an allegation is false.
Yes, and you can do that.
But even if they completely ignore you that doesn't mean you have proved the allegation is false which is the standard you have to reach.
I'm happy to continue with this but please rate my answer.
I'm afraid I have opted out of this question already.
All the best.