Sandy Hook mom Nicole Hockley vows to milk dry Alex Jones after a $1 billion libel ruling in Connecticut

After a decade of constant hate messages and harassment since the murder of her 6-year-old son at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Nicole Hockley says she would be ecstatic to see the source of that hate left penniless. That source, Alex Jones, on Wednesday was ordered to pay a whopping $965 million to shoot falsehoods that the shooting was a hoax and that grieving parents, like Hockley, took payments from actors hired to get away with strict gun laws. And now, after receiving countless death threats and even claims that her…

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Jimmy Kimmel mocks Alex Jones’ ‘Hissy Fit’ with over $965 million Sandy Hook ruling

“Today was a rough day for the vile and silly Alex Jones,” Jimmy Kimmel said midway through his late-night talk on Wednesday. The InfoWars founder was hit with nearly $1 billion by a Connecticut jury for spreading misinformation about the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. “He tortured these families,” said Kimmel, who has been an outspoken advocate of action against guns. He accused them of faking the death of their children. “Alex, of course, says he won’t pay a cent, he’s declared bankruptcy in an effort to protect himself, and…

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Connecticut state jury orders InfoWars founder Alex Jones to pay for Sandy Hook’s lies

The jury decided Wednesday afternoon that Infowars founder Alex Jones should pay $965 million for spreading lies that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting was a hoax and that the grieving parents involved were paid actors. Money It will go straight into the pockets of family members who lost a child in the massacre, and into the FBI agent who was harassed by Jones’ listeners. There were 15 plaintiffs in total. Jones’ chaotic trial took place in Waterbury, Connecticut, 20 miles southwest of where 26 people were murdered just…

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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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John Oliver hilariously mocks Alex Jones for failing libel trial

A week after he kicked British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on his way out the door, John Oliver returned to last week tonight Sunday’s office to hear the libel trial of deranged conspiracy theory analyst Alex Jones, who has been found responsible for the false claim that the Sandy Hook massacre was a “hoax” full of “actors.” The jury awarded Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis, parents of murdered 6-year-old Jesse Lewis, $45.2 million in punitive damages and $4.1 million in damages. Jones, 48, faces additional defamation lawsuits in Connecticut and…

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Alex Jones is having a really bad day in Sandy Hook’s defamation trial

For a man in his arms about being pushed in ‘kangaroo court’, it looks like Alex Jones is trying hard to make fun of the ongoing defamation lawsuit Sandy Hook’s parents have brought against him. The final day of testimony scheduled for Jones’s two-week trial got off to a rough start Tuesday, as the judge presiding over the Austin case berated notorious conspiracy theorists for appearing to chew something up in court. “Spit out your gums, Mr. Jones,” said Judge Maya Guerra Gamble, looking at Jones effortlessly from behind the…

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Abortion Doc Caitlin Bernard launches defamation lawsuits against Indiana Attorney General Todd Rocketta

Caitlin Bernard, the doctor who miscarried a 10-year-old rape victim and was later attacked by conservative officials, is suing the Indiana attorney general who called her an “abortion activist working as a physician.” Some commentators initially accused Bernard of fabricating the shocking story of the girl who had to travel from Ohio to Indiana after her home state banned abortions in the wake of the Supreme Court’s overturn. Raw vs. Wade. Then, after a 27-year-old man was arrested for rape, Indiana’s attorney general, Todd Rocetta, went to Fox News to…

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The Ugly Ways TikTok spoiled the trial of Johnny Depp-Amber Heard

New NBC News Documentary Marriage on Trial: Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, and the Truth in the Age of Social Media It is the latest deep dive into the celebrity defamation trial that has been heard around the world — or seen everywhere on TikTok, to be more precise. It’s been just over a month since the jury decided it Aquaman Actress Amber Heard slandered her ex-husband, Pirates of the Caribbean Superstar Johnny Depp, when she referred to herself as the “face of domestic violence” in… Washington Post Editorial in 2018.…

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