January 8, 2021: Files $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against former Trump attorney Sidney Powell.
January 25, 2021: Files $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani.
February 15, 2021: Files $1.3 billion defamation lawsuit against MyPillow and its CEO Mike Lindell.
March 26, 2021: Files $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox News Corporation.
A Statement From Fox:
BREAKING: Dominion Voting Systems has filed a $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox News, arguing the cable news giant falsely claimed in an effort to boost faltering ratings that the voting company rigged the 2020 election. https://t.co/t0zgR6Ik2N— The Associated Press (@AP) March 26, 2021
Fox News Media is proud of our 2020 election coverage, which stands in the highest tradition of American journalism . . .Dominion CEO John Poulos:
The disinformation campaign waged against our company has caused us severe damage and undermined trust in American democratic institutions. These lies also have threatened the personal safety of our employees and customers.Justin Nelson, Susman Godfrey LLP (attorneys for Dominion):
This was a conscious, knowing business decision to endorse and repeat and broadcast these lies in order to keep its viewership.Stephen Shackelford, Susman Godfrey LLP:
The buck stops with Fox on this. Fox chose to put this on all of its many platforms. They rebroadcast, republished it on social media and other places.Eric Coomer, security director at Dominion (who went into hiding after receiving death threats), has also filed a lawsuit against Donald Trump's re-election campaign, Newsmax, One America News Network, Giuliani, Powell, Michelle Malkin (conservative columnist), Gateway Pundit (website), and Joseph Oltmann (conservative businessman).
Also: Smartmatic USA, another voting machine company, has filed a $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox Corporation, Fox News Network, Lou Dobbs (former Fox News host), Maria Bartiromo (Fox News host), Jeanine Pirro (Fox News host), Giuliani, and Powell.
Hannity warns that Biden’s press conference is proof he is not actually the president, then asks: “we now need to ask who is really running the show at 1600 Pennsylvania avenue. Is it vice president Harris? Is it chief of staff, Ron klain? Is a chuck Schumer? Is a Nancy Pelosi?” pic.twitter.com/kDPABn0lbp— Angelo Carusone (@GoAngelo) March 26, 2021
Hannity on Wednesday: Biden is lost, dazed, and confused— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) March 26, 2021
Hannity on Thursday: Biden is overprepared pic.twitter.com/5UucFxwZrm
The desperation of Faux Spews would be laughable if it wasn't so pathetic. pic.twitter.com/n5vtGSdo55— D Villella ❄️ (@dvillella) March 26, 2021
Donald needed a card to express human feelings! pic.twitter.com/1W9beYfj5Z— Daily Cartoons (@DaylieKartunes) March 26, 2021
El Chubbo uses like a 30 pt font so...... pic.twitter.com/wY3yi4Zzni— 😷BLUE MAGOO😷 (@BlueDoggin45) March 26, 2021
And if the issue is having notes for pressers in general, then can we look at the huge ass binder from Kayleigh that had nothing but snark sorted alphabetically by topic? pic.twitter.com/Y9l5qhG1ec— Burrito Placebo (@MsMaggieMaye) March 26, 2021
Reagan infamously relied on note cards in almost every interaction he had with reporters pic.twitter.com/ivDFJltsBR— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) March 26, 2021
Just proves that there is no decent people on FoxNews. https://t.co/AMwMgEmG3X— Onipka (@ksush73) March 26, 2021
Trump claims he likes releasing typo-ridden statements (that are largely ignored) better than Twitter pic.twitter.com/ShKKK7Djvh— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) March 26, 2021
This is the answer to the question: why doesn’t Biden give Trump more credit? https://t.co/VvXOJ9QGRy— Adam Parkhomenko (@AdamParkhomenko) March 26, 2021
"It was zero threat, right from the start, it was zero threat" -- Trump on the January 6 insurrection that left 5 dead, including a police officer pic.twitter.com/6YBho1bywM— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) March 26, 2021
Zero threat? If they got their hands on Mike Pence he would be in this picture. pic.twitter.com/L48Dt8YKQT— Bionca-Lori (@BioncaLori) March 26, 2021
Downright peaceniks pic.twitter.com/3EYxyLUst1— ⚜️CussinAssCajun⚜️ (@LibCajunFishtit) March 26, 2021
“They went in. And they shouldn’t have done it. Some of them went in and they’re hugging and kissing the police and the guards. They had great relationships...They’re persecuting a lot of those people. Some of them some things should happen to them,” Trump says on Jan. 6 rioters— Manu Raju (@mkraju) March 26, 2021
Speaking of canceling, Congressman Joyce quite literally voted to cancel the votes of every Pennsylvanian in the 2020 election, including every single one of his constituents. https://t.co/Y6NItfNNKT— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) March 26, 2021
Remember back when Republicans used to say that the government shouldn't be telling private businesses what to do with their properties? https://t.co/1tXodiWGVt— Kevin M. Kruse (@KevinMKruse) March 26, 2021