Given the pedigree of this website, I thought some of you would be interested in this study.
It seems that many people have been trying to use the courts to silence annoying (but frequently accurate) bloggers. And almost always fail.
It is unfortunate that the threat of a lawsuit that would have certainly failed was enough to silence the original BVBL. Most people can’t afford to defend themselves against any lawsuit, even a frivolous one, which is why so many frivolous suits are brought.
Yet one more argument in favor of requiring people who file stupid lawsuits to pay the other party’s expenses.
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