Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin leaves the Federal Courthouse after court recessed for lunch Friday, April 23, 2010 in Knoxville, Tenn. Palin testified in the hacking case against David Kernell who was a University of Tennessee student majoring in economics when prosecutors say he hacked into the Yahoo! account Palin sometimes used for state business. Behind is her husband Todd Palin. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)
April 30, 2011 3:31:52 AM PDT
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -April 30, 2011 --
An activist is suing Sarah Palin for at least $100,000, claiming she undertook a campaign to "punish, embarrass, discredit and silence" him while she was Alaska's governor.