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Defamation claims

NEW YORK — The Second Circuit upheld the dismissal of defamation claims brought against the New York Times by Peter Brimelow, the editor of anti-immigration website VDARE, who challenged the newspaper’s characterization of him as an “open white nationalist” and “anti-semitic.”

Read the opinion here.

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