Support for Anti-SLAPP Legislation

Of the many laudable bills wending their way through the Judiciary Committee of our Legislature, one in particular deserves our attention and support. Senate Bill 981, An Act Concerning Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation And A Special Motion To Dismiss, is an attempt for Connecticut to join some 29 other states and the District of Columbia in having a so-called anti-SLAPP statute.

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  • paul jones

    Sounds like to me this is a sure-fire bill to have the First Amendment trounce the daylight out of it.

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