Alex Jones Must Pay $965 Million for His Sandy Hook Lies
Alex Jones must pay $965 million in damages to families
an FBI agent ravaged by the Infowars founder’s lie that the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre was a hoax
Wednesday’s verdict, which followed a four-week trial pitting the combative internet host and conspiracy theorist against the victims’ families
brings the total damages to more than $1 billion
That includes an award of almost $50 million in Texas for the family of a first-grader killed in the 2012 mass shooting.
He said Jones had carried out a 10-year assault “that made him very rich and exploited the fears and resentments of his audience.”
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