New York Needs More Robust Anti-SLAPP Legislation

, New York Law Journal

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Eric Turkewitz writes: I've now been sued twice for defamation over postings I've made on my law blog. Despite both cases being utterly without merit, and both cases aggressively acting to discourage free and robust newsgathering and discussion, both plaintiffs were able to walk away while I was forced to spend enormous time on my defense including preparing documents, hiring counsel and wrestling with my insurer.

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