Connecticut judge orders Alex Jones to pay another $473 million to Sandy Hook families

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his company were ordered Thursday to pay an extra $473 million to victims’ families and an FBI agent for calling the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting a hoax, adding to a nearly $1 billion jury verdict issued last month. Connecticut Judge Barabara Bellis imposed the punitive damages on the Infowars … Read more

Alex Jones Trial Moves To Punitive Damages Phase

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Infowars host Alex Jones faces the possibility of having more steep penalties heaped onto the vast amount he already owes for spreading conspiracy theories about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, as the punitive damages phase began Friday in a lawsuit filed by the victims’ families. A Connecticut jury last month … Read more

Kanye West, Herschel Walker, Antonio Brown

2. Antonio Brown Illustration: Getty Images Antonio Brown went full Deshaun Watson at a hotel pool in the United Arab Emirates this past May, but news of his inappropriate shenanigans didn’t become publicly available until this month. That said, Antonio Brown acted so stupidly and responded in such an immature manner that it makes his … Read more

Alex Jones Seeks New Trial After $1B Sandy Hook Verdict

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has asked a Connecticut judge to throw out a nearly $1 billion verdict against him and order a new trial in a lawsuit by Sandy Hook families, who say they were subjected to harassment and threats from Jones’ lies about the 2012 Newtown school shooting. Jones filed … Read more

Sandy Hook families react to Alex Jones’ nearly $1 billion damages verdict

Sandy Hook families react to Alex Jones’ nearly $1 billion damages verdict – CBS News Watch CBS News A Connecticut jury ruled that right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones must pay nearly $1 billion in damages to families of Sandy Hook shooting victims. CBS News correspondent Nikki Battiste joins “CBS News Mornings” to share reactions to … Read more

Alex Jones ordered to pay nearly $1 billion to Sandy Hook families in Connecticut trial

Alex Jones ordered to pay nearly $1 billion Alex Jones ordered by jury to pay nearly $1 billion for Sandy Hook lies 05:36 Alex Jones was ordered to pay hundreds of millions of dollars in a defamation case for promoting the lie that the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre was a hoax. The Connecticut jury … Read more

Jury orders Alex Jones to pay hundreds of millions to Sandy Hook families in Connecticut trial

Alex Jones was ordered to pay hundreds of millions of dollars in a defamation case for promoting the lie that the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre was a hoax. The Connecticut jury found Jones liable for nearly $1 billion, with amounts reaching as high as $120 million for a single person. Jones and his company … Read more

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar calls out Nets’ Kyrie Irving for Alex Jones video

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has a lot of thoughts on Kyrie Irving.Image: Getty Images Kyrie Irving’s antics are infuriating. But, so were Jim Brown’s. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar seems only to be irritated by one of them. And that’s the problem. “Kyrie Irving’s thought process is an example of what happens when the education system fails,” Abdul-Jabbar recently wrote … Read more

Kyrie Irving, Brett Favre, Cleveland Browns fans

1. Brett Favre Illustration: Getty Images Brett Favre isn’t the first public figure who has been ascribed virtues for no reason other than that he is famous. He became the Green Bay Packers quarterback in 1992, a once-storied franchise that had made the playoffs only twice since their last Super Bowl victory during the 1967 … Read more

Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook defamation trial

Alex Jones testifies in Sandy Hook defamation trial – CBS News Watch CBS News Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has acknowledged he promoted lies that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was staged. CBS News correspondent Nikki Battiste reports on the day of contentious testimony. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking … Read more