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Rita was an outspoken city councilor who was elected on a platfom of acting with integrity and abiding by the laws. She narrowly beat Allan for the last council position. Rita had run into Allan after the election and when no one else was present told him that in her opinion the voters had chosen the right person in electing her over Allan. Allan was infuriated by her comment and privately his apinion was that she was an idiot One night Rita was driving home from downtown after work and was pulled over for erratic driving. By coincidence Allan was driving by in the opposite direction. He was on his way to a Rotary meeting and had been asked to be a speaker. His topic was Integrity in Every Day Life Alan recognized Ritas car, a pink Cadillac that she had earned years before as a top Mary Kay Cosmetic representative. He saw Rita standing by her car speaking with an RCMP officer. Allan was a volunteer auxiliary RCMP and therefore knew that for a citizen to be asked to step outside of the car was serious. Allan also had seen Rita two hours earlier walking out of Bobs Bar& Grill. Allan immediately put two and two together and concluded that Rita had been pulled over for drinking and driving Allan continued on to his Ratary meeting. In the midst of giving his speech someone asked him to give an example of integrity or lack of it in everyday life. Allan then proceeded to tell the group that he had seen Rita, the well known councilor, pulled over by the RCMP and further that he had seen her leaving a bar just a couple of hours prior to that time. Thus Rita had clearly breached her integrity as a public citizen by going to the bar and then driving home. Further when a police officer pulls you out of your car it is a Rita found out about Allans comments when she heard them repeated by an announcer/DJ on a radio show the following day, namely, that she had been seen at a bar and shortly later was

was serious. Allan also had seen Rita two hours earlier walking out of Bobs Bar &Grill. Allan immediately put two and two together and concluded that Rita had been pulled over for drinking and driving Allan continued on to his Rotary meeting. In the midst of giving his speech someone asked him to give an example of integrity or lack of it in everyday life. Allan then proceeded to tell the group that he had seen Rita, the well known councilor, pulled over by the RCMP and further that he had seen her leaving a bar just a couple of hours prior to that time. Thus Rita had clearly breached her integrity as a public citizen by going to the bar and then driving home. Further when a police officer pulls you out of your car it is a serious situation Rita found out about Allans comments when she heard them repeated by an announcer/DJ on a radio show the following day, namely, that she had been seen at a bar and shortly later was observed pulled over by the RCMP who asked her to step out of her car. Rita called the radio station and was advised that the radio employee had been at the rotary meeting and heard and then repeated on air the following day by that person Write a one page legal brief, including Who are the parties? le Plaintiff(s) v Defendant(s) What are the important/relevant facts? What is the legal issue/question? What are the applicable rules(s) of law, including any defense(s)? Argument What is the likely decision, that is outcome giving the reasons for your decision?

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