Alex Jones trial begins to determine monetary damages for Sandy Hook hoax claims

Alex Jones Trial Begins , To Determine Monetary Damages , for Sandy Hook Hoax Claims. The Connecticut trial follows the trial Jones faced in Texas in which he was ordered to pay $50 million to the parents of one of the children killed in the attack. The families of eight victims and an FBI agent are the plaintiffs of this second trial. Even before opening statements, the judge sanctioned Jones' team of attorneys for their "stunningly cavalier attitude" in handling evidence of the case.