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The online forum probably has a policy that you need to obtain and follow precisely to have the post removed; if that is an option provided for by the website/forum owner. However, most website/forum owners have a disclaimer that prevents them from being liable for false posts made by third parties since the website/forum owner is not in a position to readily ascertain who is being truthful and who is not. Your best bet here is to pay a local libel and slander attorney about $200.00 to send out what is known as a "cease and desist" letter asking for the post to be removed under the threat of a defamation action.
Here is a sample cease and desist letter you can modify and use if you cannot afford an attorney; but one sent out on attorney letterhead will have much more effect.
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