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Alex Jones files for personal bankruptcy

SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:++MUSIC CLEARED FOR USE ++ ASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Waterbury, Connecticut - 23 September 20221. Alex Jones arriving at courthouseANNOTATION: Infowars host Alex Jones filed for personal bankruptcy protection in Texas on Friday as he faces nearly $1.5 billion in court judgements.2. Alex Jones, Infowars Host, talking to the media with UPSOUND (English): "I can't even respond or defend myself. I know the public still thinks we need trials so they're using a trial and damages and acting like it's a regular trial. So basically it would be like a boxing match where one guy has his arms tied behind his back and a gag in his mouth."ANNOTATION: Jones has been ordered to pay those damages to relatives of victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre for calling the massacre a hoax.ASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Fairfield, Connecticut - 17 December 20123. Hearse carrying with Sandy Hook shooting victimANNOTATION: Jones filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in bankruptcy court in Houston. His filing lists $1 billion to $10 billion in liabilities. POOLARCHIVE - Austin, Texas – 3 August 20224. Close up of Alex Jones in courtANNOTATION: Jones has laughed at the awards, saying he has less than $2 million to his name and won't be able to pay such high amounts. ASSOCIATED PRESSARCHIVE: Washington - 5 September 20185. Alex Jones, Infowars Host, talking to the media with UPSOUND (English): "It's happening to everybody now who's a libertarian or conservative. The dominoes are falling."6. Wide of Alex Jones speaking to reportersSTORYLINE:Infowars host Alex Jones has filed for personal bankruptcy protection in Texas as he faces nearly $1.5 billion in court judgments over conspiracy theories he spread about the Sandy Hook school massacre. Jones filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in bankruptcy court in Houston on Friday. His filing lists $1 billion to $10 billion in liabilities. The bankruptcy filing comes as Jones faces court orders to pay nearly $1.5 billion in damages to relatives of victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting for calling the massacre a hoax. Jones has laughed at the awards, saying he has less than $2 million to his name and won't be able to pay such high amounts. ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory.
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