Alex Jones

In this Dec. 14, 2012 file photo, Alissa Parker grieves with her husband, Robbie, as they leave a staging area after receiving word that their daughter, Emilie, was one of the 20 children killed in the Sandy Hook School shooting in Newtown, Conn.
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June 18, 2019 - 6:48 am
UPDATED: 10:30 a.m. By Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The father of a victim of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has won a defamation lawsuit against the authors of a book that claimed the shooting never happened — the latest victory for victims' relatives who have...
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Alex Jones
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May 17, 2019 - 5:16 pm
(Associated Press) — A federal judge will let a jury decide whether conspiracy theorist Alex Jones' Infowars website had a legal right to sell a poster featuring the image of Pepe the Frog, a cartoon character that became hijacked by far-right extremists. U.S. District Judge Michael Fitzgerald...
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In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo conspiracy theorist Alex Jones speaks outside of the Dirksen building of Capitol Hill after listening to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
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September 06, 2018 - 5:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter is permanently banning right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show for abusive behavior. The company said Jones won't be able to create new accounts on Twitter or take over any existing ones. Twitter said Jones posted a video on Wednesday that violates...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a dinner for evangelical leaders in the State Dining Room of the White House, Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Washington.
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August 28, 2018 - 10:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused Google and other U.S. tech companies of rigging search results about him "so that almost all stories & news is BAD." He offered no evidence of bias, but a top adviser said the White House is "taking a look" at whether Google should...
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In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016 file photo, Alex Jones, center right, is escorted by police out of a crowd of protesters outside the Republican convention in Cleveland.
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August 08, 2018 - 12:27 pm
By Kelvin Chan, AP Business Writer LONDON (AP) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company's decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his "Infowars" show, as many other social media platforms have done, saying he did not break any rules. Facebook, Apple, YouTube and...
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InfoWars app still in Google, Apple stores after companies move against other content
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August 07, 2018 - 11:02 am
By Paul P. Murphy (CNN Money) -- Big tech made a show on Sunday night and Monday of moving against conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his media company InfoWars. But Apple and Google are both still selling its app, which contains some of the same type of content that both tech giants have pulled...
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Alex Jones, of Infowars, is shown at the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio.
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August 06, 2018 - 8:30 am
By Charles Riley (CNN Money) -- Facebook has removed four pages associated with InfoWars and its controversial founder Alex Jones for repeated violations of its policies. The social media platform said in a statement Monday that it had "unpublished" the Alex Jones Channel Page, the Alex Jones Page...
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April 18, 2018 - 10:24 am
By Oliver Darcy (CNN Money) -- Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who has repeatedly suggested the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting was a hoax, was sued on Tuesday by three parents whose children were killed in the 2012 massacre. It's the first legal action taken against Jones for...
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