Alex Jones’ lawyers accidentally sent his text messages to prosecutors
InfoWars founder and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has finished testifying in a defamation trial against him over his claims that the 2012 The Sandy Hook school massacre, which killed 20 children and six adults, was a hoax.
Testifying to the jury, Jones said: “Especially since I met the parents. It is 100% real. He was sued in Austin, Texas, by Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis, the parents of Jesse Lewis, who was six years old when he died in the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut.
Both gave impassioned testimony in the witness box.
Jones faces potential damages of up to $150 million. The radio host was put through an awkward cross-examination on Wednesday morning when a plaintiff’s lawyer rebutted much of his testimony and asked him if he knew what perjury was.
It also emerged that his own lawyer mistakenly shared the entire contents of Jones’ phone with the opposition’s legal team – now reportedly sought by the House Select Committee looking into events surrounding the 2021 race. January 6 in Washington when Jones is in town.
Announcement: January 6 an investigation was launched into Alex Jones’ texts and emails. letters received during the Sandy Hook trial.
Lawyer Mark Bankston revealed that he had mistakenly received many thousands of private messages from Jones during the Infowars founder’s defamation trial on Wednesday.
Within minutes of the startling revelation, the House committee investigating the attack on the US Capitol began preparing to subpoena reports, the source said. The rolling stone.
January 6 committee subpoenas Alex Jones’ texts and emails for letters received during the Sandy Hook trial
Text messages sent to attorney representing Sandy Hook families in Jones’ defamation trial
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 4 04:00
Jones’ attorney mistakenly sent two years worth of text messages to opposing counsel
Mark Bankston, who is representing Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis in the ongoing defamation lawsuit against Jones, made a startling claim during cross-examination of the Infowars founder on Wednesday.
The startling claim was made during cross-examination of Alex Jones on Wednesday
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 4 03:00 a.m
Watch: Sandy Hook victim’s mother faces Alex Jones in court
Sandy Hook victim’s mother faces Alex Jones in court
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 4 02:00 a.m
Jones shook his head as his Sandy Hook shooting lie was read in court
Scarlett Lewis and Neil Heslin’s son Jesse was among 20 children and six adults killed by a gunman in 2012.
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 4 01:00 a.m
ICYMI: Jones calls reporter a ‘pirate’ in absentia at Sandy Hook trial
Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones sued a journalist in a defamation lawsuit outside of his own for spreading false claims that in 2012 The Sandy Hook school shooting was staged.
“You pretend to be a journalist and you want to look up to people like me so you can say you’re a good guy,” the Infowars host said. The Huffington Post journalist Sebastian Murdock.
The right-wing Infowars host was criticized for the attacks during the trial
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 4 00:00
Watch: Sandy Hook victim’s father testifies in Alex Jones trial
Father of Sandy Hook victim testifies in Alex Jones trial
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 3 23.15
Judge Gamble tells the opposing teams that she requires one attorney from each side to be in the building at all times while the jury is deliberating.
Parties are not required to participate.
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 3 22:46
The jury begins deliberations
The jury has been dismissed to begin deliberations and may continue until 5 p.m. CT (6 p.m. ET).
They will then adjourn for the night until tomorrow at 9 o’clock. CT.
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 3 22:39
Plaintiffs’ attorney, Kyle Farrar, files a final closing rebuttal.
“We’re still living in an Alex Jones conspiracy world,” he says, where the plaintiffs are armed, the jury has been selected, and the judge is part of the Deep State.
“That’s what Jones wants to say with this ruling.
“They called them [the plaintiffs] liars for 10 years to make money, and here they’re being called liars to save money,” Mr. Farrar says of Jones’ defense argument to avoid a large financial compensation bill.
Mr Farrar adds that Jones’ apology is worthless as his lawyer has just said his client has done nothing wrong.
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 3 22:32
The use of that Martin Niemöller poem has understandably caused quite a reaction online.
First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak because I was not a Socialist.
Then they came to the trade unionists and I did not speak because I was not a trade unionist.
Then they came to the Jews, and I did not speak because I was not a Jew.
Then they came for me – and there was no one left to speak for me.
Oliver O’Connellin 2022 August 3 at 10:24 p.m