U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones ought to pay the dad and mom of a kid killed within the 2012 Sandy Hook bloodbath at the least $4.1 million for falsely claiming the capturing was a hoax, a Texas jury mentioned on Thursday.
The decision adopted a two-week trial in Austin, Texas, the place Jones’s radio present and webcast Infowars are based mostly.
The jurors will subsequent contemplate the dad and mom’ request for as a lot as $75 million in punitive damages from Jones for spreading falsehoods in regards to the killing of 20 youngsters and 6 workers at Sandy Hook Elementary College in Newtown, Connecticut, on December 14, 2012.
Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis, separated dad and mom of slain six-year-old Jesse Lewis, testified that Jo…
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