12 December 2019

Lawyer seeks judgement without a trial for Alex Jones in Sandy Hook case

thehill.com

A lawyer is seeking judgement without a trial for Alex Jones after he claimed that the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012 was fake. Houston attorney Mark Bankston, who represents the parents of some of the 20 children who were killed in 2012, filed a motion at the Travis County Courthouse asking the judge to hold Jones and the media outlet Infowars liable without a trial. A jury would only be used to figure out how much the damages should be, the Austin American-Statesman reported [...]