Alex Jones Must Pay Sandy Hook Defamation Case Sanctions

By Vince Sullivan (June 24, 2022, 4:29 PM EDT) -- Conspiracy theorist podcaster Alex Jones lost his bid Friday to delay the payment of $1 million in sanctions ordered by a Texas state court judge in a defamation suit brought by families of victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting when the court said he is able to pay the fines and still continue defending himself in the proceedings.

During a virtual hearing, Judge Maya Guerra Gamble of Texas' 459th Civil District Court said Jones has admitted that he and the company that runs his InfoWars podcast are essentially the same entity, and public statements about the financial wherewithal...

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