Adelson Libel Suit Over Use of Hyperlink Is Dismissed
"It was surprising to us when we did the research that there were not cases directly on point," Levine said, adding the Oetken's decision to apply state anti-SLAPP laws in a federal proceeding was also important since many, but not all, federal courts have done so.
Wood Hernacki name partner L. Lin Wood Jr. represents Adelson. In an emailed statement, Wood said Adelson will likely appeal.
"The statement by the National Jewish Democratic Council at issue in this case remains a boldfaced lie," Wood said.
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