IF YOU LIVE IN PA YOU ARE AT RISK OF BEING SUED FOR EXERCISING YOUR FIRST AMENDMENT RIGHTS
If you speak on Facebook or other social media about political or other matters of public interest you can be sued. If you attend a town hall meeting and speak about a proposed new development in your community you can be sued. It is called SLAPP. Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation. The plaintiff files a frivolous lawsuit against you that has no merit. The most common allegation made by a SLAPP plaintiff is defamation. The SLAPP plaintiff's agenda isn't to win. It is to silence you through intimidation, financial harm, and stress.
An anti-SLAPP law is pro-First Amendment - we need one in PA!
While must of this site focuses on the SLAPP that was filed against me (filed by the Pennsylvania School Boards Association), SLAPPs are occurring all across PA. It only takes someone with power or money to want to inflict harm onto you.
State Actor SLAPPer PSBA is taxpayer-funded. What message is PSBA CEO Nathan Mains sending to our public school children when PSBA files a SLAPP suit? ...