Cody v. Harris, 04-2671
In a suit for defamation, summary judgment in favor of defendant is affirmed where his comment in a staff meeting, accusing plaintiff of posting pornography on the company website, was not defamation per se under Illinois Law.
- Argued 01/14/2005
- Decided 05/31/2005
- Published 05/31/2005
- KANNE, Circuit Judge., Before RIPPLE, MANION, and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Eugene K. Hollander (argued), Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Jeffrey Piell (argued), Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw, Chicago, IL, for Defendants-Appellees.