Policy:Libel

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This page documents an official BattleTechWiki policy, a widely accepted standard that should normally be followed by all Editors. Any edit to it should reflect consensus. Consider discussing potential changes on the talk page first.


Nutshell.png This page in a nutshell: Adhere to a neutral point of view when editing BattleTechWiki and understand the encyclopedia supports deleting libelous material.



The goal of BattleTechWiki is to create an encyclopedic information source for the BattleTech universe that adheres to a neutral point-of-view style of prose, with all information being referenced through the citation of reliable published sources, so as to maintain a standard of verifiability.

For this reason, all contributors should recognize that it is their responsibility to ensure that material posted on BattleTechWiki is not defamatory.

It is BattleTechWiki policy to delete libelous material when it has been identified.

[edit] Subject guidelines

If you believe that you are the subject of a libelous statement on BattleTechWiki, please contact an administrator.

[edit] See also