CNN hit with $275 million defamation suit by Kentucky student

CNN hit with $275 million defamation suit by Kentucky student A Kentucky teenager sued CNN on Tuesday for defamation, saying the cable network falsely conveyed to viewers that he was the “face of an unruly hate mob” confronting a Native American activist at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington in January. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of Covington Catholic High School student Nicholas Sandmann in federal court in Kentucky, seeks $275 million in compensatory and punitive…

"CNN hit with $275 million defamation suit by Kentucky student"