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Trial Of Pro-Trump Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones Starts

Court trial of infamous pro-Trump conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is set to begin.

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Court trial of infamous pro-Trump conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is set to begin.

“Jury selection is set for Monday in a trial that will determine for the first time how much Infowars host Alex Jones must pay Sandy Hook Elementary School parents for falsely telling his audience that the deadliest classroom shooting in U.S. history was a hoax.

The trial in Austin, Texas — where the conspiracy theorist lives and broadcasts his show — follows months of delays. Jones has racked up fines for ignoring court orders and he put Infowars into bankruptcy protection just before the trial was originally set to start in April.

At stake for Jones is another potentially major financial blow that could put his constellation of conspiracy peddling businesses into deeper jeopardy. He has already been banned from YouTube, Facebook and Spotify over violating hate-speech policies.” [READ MORE]

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