Student surveillance vendor Proctorio sued one of its critics for speaking out. Cases like this show the need for strong anti-SLAPP laws throughout the U.S., and Canada as well.

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@eff I recognize the need, but you have to be careful because rights must be balanced against each other. Canada is loser pays so that disincentives frivolous lawsuits, but you have to be careful with legal short circuits because you can dismiss a meritorious lawsuit without having a chance to really review the facts if it isn't drafted very carefully.
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