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Adelson v. Harris

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  1. Libel and Privacy
The Reporters Committee joined a brief opposing an appeal by casino owner Sheldon Adelson in his libel suit against the National…

The Reporters Committee joined a brief opposing an appeal by casino owner Sheldon Adelson in his libel suit against the National Jewish Democratic Council. The case had been dismissed under the Nevada anti-SLAPP statute and as non-actionable opinion based on hyperlinked sources. NJDC had published a petition on its website entitled “Tell Romney to Reject Adelson’s Dirty Money,” which alleged Adelson had personally approved a prostitution plan in his Macao casino.

Adelson v. Harris