Alex Jones ordered to pay $45.2M to Sandy Hook victim’s family

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Infowars founder Alex Jones must pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to the parents of a first-grader killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.

Alex Jones of InfoWars talks to reporters outside a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing concerning foreign influence operations’ use of social media platforms, on Capitol Hill, September 5, 2018 in Washington, DC.
(Drew Angerer)

The verdict comes a day after he was ordered to pay $4.1 million in compensatory to the student’s parents earlier this week.