NEWTOWN — A federal bankruptcy judge has freed extremist Alex Jones from Chapter 11 protection and sent his defamation cases to state court in Texas, where the parents of two boys killed in the Sandy Hook massacre are awaiting justice. jury trial to see how much Jones will have to pay them.
“(We) are relieved but not surprised that Mr. Jones’ latest stunt failed like all the others,” said Mark Bankston, an attorney representing four parents who won two defamation lawsuits against Jones in Texas last year. . “Mr. Jones will now be held to account in a Travis County courtroom in the coming weeks, and these families will finally get the closure and reward they deserve.