The Protect the Protest task force is working to end SLAPPs, so that individuals and organizations working in the public interest can continue exercise their First Amendment rights. Learn more about our recent work below.
- Types of Cases
In the 2020 legislative session, Louisville Representative Nima Kulkarni filed anti-SLAPP bill in the Kentucky General Assembly. Protect the Protest has created this fact sheet to explain why Kentucky needs to pass this law. If
Strategic lawsuits against public participation (or SLAPPs) are a tactic used to intimidate activists, journalists, and grassroots organizations that speak out against wrongdoing. Recent years have seen a spike in the use of SLAPPs and
PRESS RELEASE Blain Dillard is a parent of three sons living in Cary, NC, which is served by the Wake County Public School System. On Saturday, July 27th, 2019, he was served a summons documenting a