The hits hold coming for lyin’ Alex Jones … a jury simply ordered him to shell out $45.2 million to the mother and father who misplaced children within the mass capturing at Sandy Hook Elementary.
The cash is for punitive damages … and it is on high of the $4.1 million a jury in Austin, TX already ordered the “InfoWars” founder to pay to plaintiffs Scarlett Lewis and Neil Heslin.
The identical 12-person jury got here again with the $45.2 million determine Friday, and it consists of $20.5 million every to Lewis and Heslin for psychological anguish brought on by Jones claiming the capturing was a hoax.
The remaining $4.2 million in punitive damages is for defaming Heslin in 2 reviews the place Jones questioned the daddy’s account of holding his useless son.
The trial’s been filled with drama … like when an lawyer for the mother and father revealed Jones’ personal legal professionals unintentionally despatched them all of his textual content messages, catching AJ in an obvious lie.
Jones was not within the courtroom Friday when the punitives have been introduced. He is nonetheless going through 2 different trials from Sandy Hook mother and father … so he could possibly be on the hook for lots more cash when it is all mentioned and completed.