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Korean Court Sensibly Rules That Calling Someone 'Bald' Isn't Defamation

A South Korean man was fined $265 for calling another man "bald" in an online chat session, after "an investigation" revealed that the victim was not bald after all. But the country's Supreme Court has now overturned the conviction, because "the word 'bald head' might have been used to insult the plaintiff, but we… » 11/03/11 6:40pm 11/03/11 6:40pm