John Oliver’s new suit

“There is no way that this lawsuit succeeds — but, as we’ve been pointing out — that’s not really the point of most of these kinds of lawsuits. SLAPP lawsuits are designed to create a chill on free speech, by making that speech costly.” From: Coal Boss Files Total SLAPP Suit Against John Oliver & HBO | Techdirt

Your periodic reminder that “free speech” isn’t free.

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