Tag: Alex Jones

Jury decides Alex Jones must pay $965 million in Sandy Hook defamation trial

Jury decides Alex Jones must pay $965 million in Sandy Hook defamation trial

A Connecticut jury awarded nearly $1 billion in damages to 15 plaintiffs who claimed Alex Jones defamed them when he said the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting was a hoax staged by actors following a script written by the government to build support for gun control. The clerk read out the verdict, with the plaintiffs sobbing in the gallery, in which the jury decided compensatory damages for both slander and emotional distress.

Conservative Radio Show Host Alex Jones Exposed For Lying In Sandy Hook Trial From Leaked Texts

Conservative Radio Show Host Alex Jones Exposed For Lying In Sandy Hook Trial From Leaked Texts

Controversial alt-right radio show host, Alex Jones, has been on trial after claiming that the Sandy Hook school shooting in 2012 was a ‘hoax,’ prompting multiple lawsuits from parents of the children who were killed ten years ago. On “The Alex Jones Show,” Jones repeatedly claimed that the Sandy Hook shooting was fake and set up as a ploy for liberals to increase gun control laws, claiming that the government hired child and parent crisis actors. Naturally, parents of the victims were outraged at these false claims spreading across the internet, with Jones now facing up to $150 million in emotional damage charges.

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