Moviment Graffitti supports IĠM’s call for anti-SLAPP legislation

On Wednesday, the NGO condemned the SLAPPs, strategic lawsuits against public participation, being threatened against five Maltese media houses who reported on the Montenegro windfarm deal that enriched private persons at the expense of the public.

IĠM insists newsrooms should be protected against SLAPP actions

The Institute of Maltese Journalists (IĠM) has requested an urgent meeting with the government to determine how local newsrooms may best be protected against threats such as SLAPP actions.

PN proposes anti-SLAPP bill

The Nationalist Party has presented a bill with the aim of protecting journalists from the threat of so-called SLAPP suits.

‘A European solution for SLAPP is needed’

A European solution to strategic lawsuits against public participation is needed, PN MEP and Quaestor of the European Parliament David Casa said...

Watch: ‘SLAPP threatens journalists and common citizens’

Strategic lawsuit against public participation (SLAPP) are lawsuits which threaten journalists and the common citizens. Local online news portal The Shift News has been threatened with such...

To SLAPP or not – heated exchange in Parliament

Question time in parliament was particularly heated as Minister for Justice Owen Bonnici and PN MPs Simon Busuttil and Jason Azzopardi battled it out...

Casa and Government fail to agree on Jourová’s interpretation of SLAPP

Nationalist Member of the European Parliament David Casa and the Government have opposite responses of interpretation to the response of European Commissioner for Justice...