Sandy Hook

Jury finds Alex Jones must pay $4.1 million for Sandy Hook hoax claims

The mistrial request came after it was disclosed at trial that Jones's lawyer accidentally sent two years of the US conspiracy theorist's text messages to the plaintiffs.

By REUTERS
04/08/2022

Alex Jones found in contempt of court in Sandy Hook lawsuit

His lawyers had sought to explain his absence by claiming that "Jones was remaining at home under his doctor's supervision when, in fact, he was working at his studios and broadcasting his show."

By REUTERS
30/03/2022

Alex Jones loses Sandy Hook defamation lawsuit

Alex Jones and Infowars media spread claims that the shooting that killed 20 first-graders and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School was a hoax, leading to the lawsuit being filed.

People grieve next to a makeshift memorial.

Father of Jewish Sandy Hook victim awarded $450,000 in defamation suit

A jury in Wisconsin determined the amount to be paid to Leonard Pozner, whose 6-year-old son Noah was the youngest of the 26 people killed at the Connecticut school.

By JTA STAFF
18/10/2019
Sandy Hook Elementary memorial.

Father of Jewish Sandy Hook massacre victim wins lawsuit against deniers

A Wisconsin judge ruled Monday that Pozner had been defamed by authors James Fetzer and Mike Palacek. A trial to decide damages has been set for October.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
18/06/2019
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