Infowars’ Alex Jones could owe $150M for defaming parents of Sandy Hook victim
An attorney for Sandy Hook Elementary School parents defamed by Infowars host Alex Jones is seeking $150 million for his false claims that the 2012 massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, was a hoax.
'Absolutely horrific': Parents seek $150 million in Alex Jones' Sandy Hook defamation trial
A Texas jury began hearing testimony on Tuesday in a civil trial against conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, who is accused of defaming parents of the victims of the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The defamation trial is over comments he made on his news platform Infowars.com. Jones repeatedly called the casualty event a “hoax,” despite the deaths of 20 children and seven adults.Lawyers for the parents of the victims are expecte…