Wrongfully Accused of Spreading Rumors

Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about spreading a rumor:

Five people mentioned that two people in a place of work were sleeping together, I said have no idea and don’t really care. I spoke to one of the individuals who said it was a rumor spread by his work colleague who admitted the rumor spreading. The other person involved has now accused me of spreading the rumor. I said I spoke to one of the individuals involved and I have not said anything further. This person insists I was spreading the rumor. What can I do? My reputation in the community is very important.

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