Alex Jones pauses his testimony to calm down after a disastrous day in court

After a disastrous first day on the podium, Alex Jones missed his testimony Friday at his Connecticut defamation trial and returned to Texas — but not before launching into a frenzied rhetoric outside the courtroom about the “fraudulent” proceedings. On Thursday, things derailed almost immediately after the right-wing conspiracy theorist began testifying, with Jones’ antics at one point prompting Judge Barbara Bellis to ask his attorney if he needed to physically restrict him from speaking. During his testimony, Jones called opposing lawyers “ambulance stalkers,” and suggested that one of them…

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Alex Jones’ latest Sandy Hook defamation trial in Connecticut has spiraled out of control

The proceedings of Alex Jones’ defamation trial in Connecticut quickly spiraled out of control Thursday in the final few minutes of the conspiracy theorist’s first day of testimony. On the podium, Jones caused so many objections and sidebars that at one point the chief judge turned to the jury and told them, “You’re going to practice today, those who wear Fitbits.” But his bizarre behavior worsened after the court was shown clips of Jones mocking the parents of the children killed in the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary…

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Alex Jones prepares to testify in a trial of Sandy Hook’s deceptive lies

Waterbury, Connecticut. Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones appeared in court Thursday in Connecticut as he and his attorney are trying to limit the damages he will have to pay for spreading a lie that the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre was a hoax. More than a dozen family members of some of the 20 children and six teachers killed in the shooting also attended to monitor his testimony at Waterbury High Court, which is about 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Newtown. Jones was expected to be the first witness called, but…

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Alex Jones’ latest legal battle is already a shockingly bad start

Just five weeks after a Texas jury ordered Alex Jones to pay nearly $50 million to the parents of a child killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting, the far-right conspiracy theorist has already suffered a major setback on the first day of his final court. battle. Jones and his legal team demonstrated a “astonishingly arrogant attitude regarding their discovery obligations,” and “consistently engaged in stalling and obstructive discovery practices from the start of these cases, right up to the trial,” Connecticut Superior Court Judge Barbara N. Bellis said off…

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Tucker Carlson’s new idea for ‘Alex Jones’ is that chemicals in milk ‘make babies turn to therapy’

Tucker Carlson sounded just like his good friend and right-wing conspiracy trooper Alex Jones on Monday, at one point commenting on the chemicals in milk that “turn babies into trans.” The Fox host expressed sympathy during his show about an Amish farmer named Amos Miller who got into legal trouble About food safety issues set by the Food and Drug Administration since 2016. The government is seeking $305,065 in fines, according to the Legal Update On the farm’s website dated last September, meat production was halted. “So they went after…

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Desperate Alex Jones demands forgiveness from Trump after backing DeSantis

Well, that didn’t take long. Three days after he announced that he had found someone “better than” former President Donald Trump, Far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones He issued an “emergency letter” that begged the former president to forgive him for his endorsement of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Despite being a vocal supporter of the “stop the robbery” under investigation for his role in the January 6 rebellion at the Capitol, Jones admitted last week that he has “pessimistically” supported Trump over the years. Insisting that he has long “disagreeed” with…

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How Anti-Vax Doc Joseph Mercola gives Alex Jones a run for his money

“A widow tells the story of how her husband died from the Gab.” “The musician loses his livelihood after the photo is taken.” These are just a sampling of the headlines that make up Mercola.com, the Florida-based anti-purge Joseph Mercola’s Web site. His success allowed the former doctor to stop seeing patients in 2009 and focus full time on promoting baseless cures for mysterious diseases to his desperate followers. The tone of the site will be familiar to anyone who has closed 15 popups to watch a movie on a…

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Alex Jones ditches Trump for Ron Dientis, who’s ‘better off’

Alex Jones, a far-right conspiracy theorist, says he found “someone better” than former President Donald Trump to support the president in 2024: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. The InfoWars presenter and “Stop the Steal” advocate announced in his broadcast this week that he had “coolly” supported the twice impeached former president for years, but those days are long gone. Jones, an outspoken anti-extremist, claimed to his audience that he really “disagrees” with the Trump administration’s Operation Warp Speed ​​and the former president’s moderate advocate at best for COVID-19 vaccines. However, he…

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Robert Barnes, attorney for Alex Jones, has removed hate groups from Rumble’s content policy

While the online video platform Rumble has taken a long time Cash To amplify right-wing misinformation and conspiracy theories, the video hosting service is poised to go in a darker direction, hiring an attorney Alex Jones to craft new content modification policies that remove existing bans on hate-promoting or inciting material groups. In June, Rumble tasked one of Jones’ long-standing libel attorneys with the task of reforming the site’s oversight rules. And he made some troubling changes. Attorney Robert Barnes, is a frequent guest on Infowars and Sandy Hook’s top…

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Tucker Carlson feared “self-immolation” that his texts might leak from Alex Jones

These reports appear as one of several scoops featured in this week’s issue of closeNewsletter pulls the curtain off the media. Subscription over here Submit your questions, tips and complaints here. A source close to the Fox News star told Confider that Tucker Carlson was “disturbing” about the possibility of leaked transcripts between him and far-right conspirator Alex Jones. Carlson and Infowars rave business text messages on a daily basis, according to two people familiar with their relationship. If made public, these sources said, the text messages would be “extremely…

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