Daily Dot on ‘daunting defamation lawsuit’

The Austin, Texas-based digital culture journal The Daily Dot has published an article by reporter David Gilmour entitled “Independent journalist faces daunting defamation lawsuit”, about the lawsuit against David Sheen.

The piece quotes Sheen speaking about the chilling effect that these type of SLAPP suits have on journalists working in Israel:

Watching their colleagues get dragged into court for simply doing their jobs provides a powerful incentive for fellow Israeli journalists to censor themselves, for fear of drawing fire.

Click here to read the full article.



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