Alex Jones ordered to pay Sandy Hook parents another $45.2M in punitive damages

Aug. 5, 2022, 5:56 p.m.

(CBC News) A Texas jury on Friday ordered Infowars' Alex Jones to pay a total of $49.3 million US in damages to the parents of a first-grader killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, which the conspiracy theorist falsely called a hoax orchestrated by the government in order to tighten U.S. gun laws.

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