Cllr. Ahmed Khan named as defendant!
South Tyneside Independent Alliance councillor is Doe 1 in US court case!
Shields Gazette report today says of the anti-SLAPP (Strategic Lawsuits against Public Participation) motion:
It claims that Coun Khan is the target of their 2009 lawsuit – despite there being no named defendants
The San Mateo District Court files say (search for case number CIV482779):
COMPLAINT FILED 04/06/2009 OF IAIN MALCOLM UPDATED TO ADD AHMED KHAN AS DOE-1 DEFENDANT.
MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES FILED BY AHMED KHAN IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANT DOE-1 (COUNCILLOR AHMED KAHNS) SPECIAL MOTION TO STRIKE
ATTORNEY ADDED FOR THE DEFENDANT(S)/RESPONDENT(S) AHMED KHAN. ATTORNEY: JOHN B BARRIAGE.