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Groups Applaud Government's Anti-SLAPP Bill

Published Wed, 5 Jun 2013 07:23:52 EST Read More

Toronto, 4 June 2013 - Public interest groups applauded a proposed new law that would allow Ontario citizens to speak out without fear of damaging lawsuits meant to intimidate them. Today Attorney General John Gerretsen tabled a government bill to stop the growth of Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPPs) in Ontario. These unmeritorious civil suits are generally intended to intimidate or silence critics and prevent individuals from publicly voicing community, environme...... Click here to read this release