Code Section

Civil Code - CIV

DIVISION 1. PERSONS [38 - 86]

  ( Heading of Division 1 amended by Stats. 1988, Ch. 160, Sec. 12. )
  

PART 2. PERSONAL RIGHTS [43 - 53.7]

  ( Part 2 enacted 1872. )
  
44.  

Defamation is effected by either of the following:

(a) Libel.

(b) Slander.

(Amended by Stats. 1980, Ch. 676, Sec. 39.)