Infowars host blamed his mental state on the ‘trauma of the media and the corporations lying’, according to a depositionThe conspiracy theorist Alex Jones blamed various claims he has made, including that the 2012 Sandy Hook elementary school shooting was a hoax, on “psychosis”, according to a deposition given by the Infowars host as part of a Texas lawsuit.Jones described his conspiracy thinking as a kind of mental disorder in the deposition, which was taken earlier this month for the lawsuit filed against him by the family of a six-year-old who was among 20 children and six adults killed in Newtown, Connecticut in 2012, the Austin American-Statesman reported. Continue reading…
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Author : Associated Press in Austin
Publish date : 2019-03-30 14:05:43
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