Citing lack of jurisdiction, judge tosses GreenTech suit against critics

by Walter Olson on August 5, 2014

“A U.S. judge in Mississippi [last month] threw out an $85-million lawsuit in which an electric car company founded by Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe alleged Watchdog.org had libeled the firm.” [Watchdog, earlier]

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1 VMS 08.05.14 at 10:15 pm

Getting a lawsuit tossed on a jurisdictional basis is not a big blow. Methinks that the suit will just be re-filed in the correct jurisdiction. These libel suits are notoriously difficult to win, unless your name is Jessee Ventura. So we’ll see what happens.

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