Alex Jones agrees to appear at deposition in Sandy Hook case

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Posted at 3:05 PM, Mar 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-31 15:05:26-04

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Infowars host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has agreed to appear at a deposition in Connecticut to answer questions in a lawsuit by relatives of some of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims.

That's according to new court filings by his lawyers Thursday, a day after a judge ordered fines against Jones for defying orders to attend a deposition last week despite his claim of illness.

Jones now says he can answer questions on April 11 and is asking the judge to put a hold on the fines.

There was no immediate ruling on Jones' requests. The families are suing him for calling the school massacre a hoax.