Texas Justices, Again, Won't End Alex Jones Defamation Suits

By Michael Phillis (April 16, 2021, 10:28 PM EDT) -- The Texas Supreme Court on Friday rejected requests by Alex Jones and Infowars LLC to revisit the court's refusal to end several defamation and emotional distress lawsuits against the far-right radio host and others over comments made about two mass shootings.

The state's high court initially refused to end the cases in January and have now rejected rehearing requests, allowing the suits to move forward. Scarlett Lewis, Leonard Pozner, Veronique De La Rosa and Neil Heslin, whose children were killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, can proceed with their suits that include allegations of defamation and intentional infliction...

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