Alex Jones in court: Jury finds Infowars founder should pay Sandy Hook’s parents $45.2 million in punitive damages

Alex Jones in court: Jury finds Infowars founder should pay Sandy Hook’s parents .2 million in punitive damages

Plaintiffs Neil Heslin and Scarlett Lewis were awarded both compensatory and punitive damages totaling nearly $50 million. Of the $49.3 million total, the $45.2 million in punitive damages may be reduced under Texas law. The jury began deliberating around 12:30 pm CT Friday after Judge Maya Guerra Gamble reminded them that Jones had already been … Read more

Alex Jones awarded two of Sandy Hook’s parents $4 million in damages, the jury finds

Alex Jones awarded two of Sandy Hook’s parents  million in damages, the jury finds

The jury award was far less than what plaintiffs, Scarlett Lewis and Neil Heslin, had asked for. At the beginning of the trial, attorneys for Lewis and Heslin asked the jury to award their clients $150 million in damages. A separate, shorter trial is now awaited, in which punitive damages will be discussed. Punitive damages … Read more