Where in hilchos loshon hora, does the chofetz chaim say that ridiculing Torah lectures is a form of loshon hora?

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    Its one of his most used examples
    – user6591
    Nov 13, 2014 at 23:53
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    What gave you the idea that he says this somewhere therein? Why do you want to find it?
    – Isaac Moses
    Nov 14, 2014 at 3:02
  • In Guard Your Tongue by Rabbi Zelig Pliskin, page 39. Nov 14, 2014 at 17:13
  • Wouldn't this not apply then if the lecture was so bad that it isn't even considered Torah? (which is probably why people are making fun of it.)
    – Double AA
    Nov 15, 2014 at 23:03

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Chafetz Chayim, Lashon ha-Ra, 2:12, see here.

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