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  • Alex Jones is Releasing His Own Bourbon Called ‘Conspiracy’

    11/26/2022 11:50:46 AM PST · by Macho MAGA Man · 25 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | November 26, 2022 | Cassandra Fairbanks
    Infowars host Alex Jones is creating his own bourbon called “Conspiracy.” According to famed whiskey expert Fred Minnick, Jones’ bourbon was approved by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) two weeks ago. Minnick is a judge on the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, World Whiskies Awards and is the former lead American whiskey reviewer for Whiskey Advocate. “This just in. Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is starting a bourbon called ‘Conspiracy,’ to which the TTB gave federal label approval two weeks ago. Thoughts?” Minnick tweeted. Minnick added that it is a Kentucky Straight Bourbon and will hit stores...
  • Sandy Hook Ruling Will Be Overturned, says Judge Andrew Napolitano

    11/02/2022 7:59:51 PM PDT · by RandFan · 37 replies ^ | Nov 1 | Judge Nap
    Judge Andrew Napolitano joins The Alex Jones Show to break down the growing spy state, the midterm elections, and how the Sandy Hook ruling against Alex will be overturned.
  • Breaking: Sandy Hook Families Now Seeking $2.75 TRILLION in Addition to Billion from Alex Jones

    10/21/2022 7:05:04 PM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 124 replies
    InfoWars ^ | 10/21/2022 | Staff
    Lawyers for Sandy Hook families, who were recently awarded a billion dollar compensatory judgment against radio host Alex Jones, are now seeking the “highest possible“ amount in punitive damages totaling $2.75 trillion in hopes to take Jones off the air forever.The cartoonishly large amount, which supposedly factors in 550 million “social media exposures” that Infowars would have generated on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook in the three years following the mass shooting and multiplies it by $5,000, was reported by Bloomberg News Friday.Sandy Hook families asked a Connecticut judge to order Alex Jones to pay $2.75 trillion in damages in addition...
  • Alex Jones reacts to $965 million owed to Sandy Hook families, calls it 'a political joke'

    10/12/2022 4:39:51 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 59 replies
    PM ^ | 10/12/22 | Roberto Wakerell-Cruz
    Alex Jones of InfoWars reacted to the $965 million he has been ordered to pay to Sandy Hook families. "They think they can break your will, they can't break your will," said Jones before the announcement. "They make these lies with all this money we've got. It's all just delusional leftist crap. Like that two men can have a baby. The same cult that wants to cut your son's balls off," said Jones. Upon the announcement that Jones owed plaintiff Robbie Parker $120 million, Jones pumped his fist and yelled, "Yeah! Woo!" Jones noted that he is paying money to...
  • Connecticut court rules Alex Jones owes Sandy Hook victims over $1 billion.

    10/12/2022 1:00:34 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 143 replies
    NBC News ^ | October 12, 2022 | Ben Collins
    Absolutely astronomical figures in this InfoWars lawsuit out of Connecticut. Alex Jones owes $229 million to just the first three plaintiffs, all family members of Sandy Hook victims. There are nine more plaintiffs to go. Even Jones gave up trying to add up damages: "We've lost count, it's in the billions."
  • Alex Jones: ‘I’m DONE saying I’m sorry’ over false Sandy Hook hoax claims

    09/22/2022 11:53:14 PM PDT · by RandFan · 82 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09/22/22 8:49 PM ET | BY THEHILL.COM
    Far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones on Thursday told a jury he’s “done” apologizing for pushing the conspiracy theory that the 2012 mass shooting that killed 20 children and six teachers at Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Elementary School was a hoax. “Is this a struggle session? Are we in China? I’ve already said I’m sorry hundreds of times and I’m done saying I’m sorry,” Jones told a court in his Connecticut defamation trial. Plaintiff attorney Christopher Mattei had asked Jones to “show a little respect” to the bereaved families present in the courtroom after the Infowars owner had ranted about liberals. Mattei...
  • Alex Jones makes 1st appearance outside Sandy Hook trial, calls judge a ‘tyrant’

    09/21/2022 3:54:23 AM PDT · by RandFan · 23 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Sep 20 | By Dave Collins
    <p>WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A defiant Alex Jones showed up at a Connecticut courthouse Tuesday and hurled insults at the judge overseeing a trial to determine how much he owes for spreading the lie that the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was a hoax.</p>
  • Trial set to begin for Alex Jones in Sandy Hook hoax case

    09/13/2022 6:18:44 AM PDT · by RandFan · 45 replies
    AP ^ | Sep 12 | By DAVE COLLINS
    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A month after losing one nearly $50 million verdict, conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is set to go on trial a second time for calling the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting a hoax and causing several of the victims’ families emotional and psychological harm. A six-member jury with several alternates in Connecticut will begin hearing evidence Tuesday on how much Jones should pay the families, since he already has been found liable for damages to them. The trial is expected to last about four weeks. Last month, a Texas jury ordered Jones to pay $49.3 million to...
  • Jack Posobiec: They are using Alex Jones to go after freedom of speech. If you don’t speak out against this, you will be next

    08/06/2022 3:34:31 PM PDT · by Macho MAGA Man · 223 replies
    Jack Posobiec on Twitter ^ | August 5, 2022 | Jack Posobiec
    Jack Posobiec 🇺🇸 @JackPosobiec They are using Alex Jones to go after freedom of speech. If you don’t speak out against this, you will be next 7:38 PM · Aug 5, 2022
  • Alex Jones ordered to pay $45.2M more over Sandy Hook lies

    08/05/2022 9:23:56 PM PDT · by RandFan · 101 replies
    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas jury on Friday ordered conspiracy theorist Alex Jones to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to the parents of a child who was killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, adding to the $4.1 million he must pay for the suffering he put them through by claiming for years that the nation’s deadliest school shooting was a hoax. The total — $49.3 million — is less than the $150 million sought by Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis, whose 6-year-old son Jesse Lewis was among the 20 children and six educators killed in the...
  • Alex Jones ordered to pay $4.1 million to Sandy Hook parents in defamation case

    08/04/2022 2:44:28 PM PDT · by navysealdad · 147 replies
    A jury in Austin ordered Alex Jones to pay $4.1 million to the parents who lost children in the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School who sued the InfoWars host for defamation. Jones was sued by the parents after the radio host and conspiracy theorist said the Sandy Hook massacre, the deadliest mass shooting at a U.S. elementary school, was “completely fake” and a “giant hoax” during a 2017 radio show. Opening statements and testimony for the trial began last week, and the jury broke for deliberations on Wednesday.
  • 'Your attorneys messed up. You know what perjury is, right?': Alex Jones squirms as he's told his lawyers MISTAKENLY disclosed his Sandy Hook text messages which he said didn't exist - as he finally admits shooting wasn't a hoax

    08/03/2022 1:16:43 PM PDT · by Cecily · 104 replies
    Daily Mail (U.K.) ^ | August 3, 2022 | Emma James
    Alex Jones appeared shocked as he was told his lawyers had accidentally handed over hundreds of text messages by mistake after he told a court that they did not exist, after admitting that the Sandy Hook massacre did happen. The InfoWars host squirmed in his seat after confirming his phone number was linked to the texts, after previously declaring under oath at the defamation hearing that there were no messages about Sandy Hook on his phone. Jones was horrified to discover that his team sent a digital copy of every text and email about Sandy Hook, despite declaring under oath...
  • Detective: Alex Jones ‘most dangerous’ type of attack denier

    07/26/2022 4:58:24 PM PDT · by Right Wing Vegan · 71 replies
    WNEM ^ | 7/26/2022 | JIM VERTUNO
    Between the two sides’ opening statements, Jones stepped outside of the courtroom to rant to reporters, calling it a “kangaroo court” and “show trial” that was an assault on the First Amendment. He didn’t return to the courtroom for the afternoon start of testimony, which included Infowars producer Daria Karpova taking the stand. Jones’ media company designated Karpova to testify about Infowars’ audience reach, and some of the video produced by the website after the Sandy Hook shooting. The trial took a break for the rest of the day before she finished planned testimony.
  • Alex Jones Gets $5 Million Crypto Gift After Losing Sandy Hook Defamation Suits

    05/30/2022 1:12:14 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 67 replies
    gizmodo ^ | Friday 10:48AM | ByKyle Barr
    InfoWars host Alex Jones has an anonymous benefactor shoveling millions of dollars of bitcoin into his crypto wallet. The windfall comes on the cusp of a financial disaster for Jones: he’ll soon know just how much he’ll be liable for after losing multiple defamation lawsuits over his lies that the children killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012 weren’t real. Though he’s been humbled by the parents of a previous school shooting, Jones doesn’t seem to be learning from his mistakes. The most recent school massacre in Uvalde, Texas has spawned numerous conspiracy theories, and Jones has taken them...
  • Alex Jones’s businesses tap advisers, weigh possible bankruptcy

    04/17/2022 7:08:30 PM PDT · by RandFan · 84 replies
    fortune ^ | April 17, 2022 | BY BLOOMBERG
  • Sandy Hook families reject settlement offer from Infowars host Alex Jones

    03/30/2022 9:46:38 AM PDT · by Artemis Webb · 9 replies
    NBC ^ | 3.30.22 | A.P.
    HARTFORD, Conn. — Infowars host Alex Jones offered to pay $120,000 per plaintiff to resolve a lawsuit by relatives of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims who said he defamed them by asserting the massacre never happened, according to court filings Tuesday. The offer was quickly rejected by the families. A Connecticut judge found Jones liable for damages in November, and a trial is planned to determine how much he should pay the families. The plaintiffs said they have been subjected to harassment and death threats from Jones’ followers because of the hoax conspiracy promoted on his show. The court...
  • Remington Did not Settle Sandy Hook Lawsuit

    03/03/2022 3:52:00 AM PST · by marktwain · 23 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | February 28, 2022 | Dean Weingarten
    Much of old Media are parroting headlines similar to these examples: Sandy Hook Families Settle With Gunmaker for $73 Million Over Massacre (New York Times)Families of Sandy Hook victims reach $73 million settlement with Remington (NPR)Sandy Hook families reach $73 million settlement with gun manufacturer Remington (CNN)Families of Sandy Hook victims settle with Remington (BBC)Sandy Hook families settle for $73M with gun maker Remington (AP)The problem with these headlines, as with much of the reporting on the old, dominant media, is they are all false.Remington, the gunmaker, did not settle with anyone. Remington the gunmaker no longer exists. The people...
  • Nine Sandy Hook families agree to $73M settlement with Remington

    02/15/2022 2:19:46 PM PST · by fruser1 · 89 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 2/15/2022 | AP and Ronny Reyes
    The families of nine victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting have agreed to a $73 million settlement against the maker of the rifle used to kill 20 first-graders and six educators in 2012, according to a court filing. The families and a survivor of the shooting sued Remington in 2015, saying the company should have never sold such a dangerous weapon to the public. They said their focus was on preventing future mass shootings. Although the settlement is unlikely to open the floodgates for some settlements given that the lawsuit focused on how Remington marketed the rifle, it...
  • Sandy Hook families settle with Remington over 2012 school massacre

    02/15/2022 8:00:00 AM PST · by thefactor · 68 replies
    NY Post ^ | 2/15/2022 | Ben Kesslen
    Families of Sandy Hook victims settled their lawsuit Tuesday with Remington Arms, manufacturer of the AR-15 automatic gun used to kill 20 kids and 6 staff members in the 2012 massacre. The nine families brought a class-action suit in 2014 against Remington Arms, which made the weapon used in the mass shooting claiming the gun-maker sought to sell the military-grade weapon to the mentally ill.
  • Biden calls for action on gun violence prevention on anniversary of Sandy Hook

    12/14/2021 9:54:15 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 39 replies
    The Hill ^ | 12/14/2021 | ALEX GANGITANO
    President Biden on Tuesday urged Congress to act on gun violence prevention in remarks commemorating the ninth anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. “As a nation, we owe all these families more than our prayers. We owe them action,” Biden said in a video message released by the White House. He said the Senate needed to quickly pass three House-passed bills, one to extend background checks, another to keep guns out of the hands of abusers and his Build Back Better act that includes a $5 billion investment in community violence prevention and intervention.