Apr 07, 2010 When a SLAPP is a FART
The FART acronym also is found with Switzerland’s buses and trains that are part of Ferrovie autolinee regionali ticinesi.
Leave it to some listserv members to keep the day all the more lively.
A fellow lawyer posted this NPR link explaining how strategic lawsuit against public participation ("SLAPP") was actually a contest runner-up to the alternative description of First Amendment repression torts ("FART").
FART seems more appropriate, because libel suits threaten to stink up the First Amendment.