Tort law: Defamation : newspaper article concerning politicall figure : whether defence of fair comment sustainable.
 By Plaint dated 2nd December 2013 and lodged with the Registrar of the Supreme Court on 12th December 2013 it was averred by the Plaintiff that the blog site known as Seychelles Reality [hereinafter referred to as “the blog”] is printed and circulated by the Defendant. He further averred that two statements dated 17th October 2013[timed at 06.27 and 0857] and 18th October 2013 [timed at 5.12] appearing in the blog referred to him.
 This Judgement arises out of a Plaint of the 4th August 2014 filed by Christel Marie (“Plaintiff”), alleging defamation as against the Louis Robinson (“Defendant”), and praying for an Order for the Defendant to pay compensation in the sum of Seychelles Rupees Three Hundred Thousand (S.R. 300,000/-), along with interests and costs and to issue a prohibitory injunction against the Defendant not to publish and/or cause to be published any defamatory statement against the plaintiff.