‘FIGHT BACK!!’: Alan Dershowitz DESTROYS courts allowing DOMINION lawsuit, calls on Americans to FIGHT the CENSORSHIP


A billion-dollar Sword of Damocles continues to hang over the heads of some of Donald Trump’s closest allies.

Former Trump campaign lawyers Sidney Powell and Rudy Giuliani, and pillow magnate Mike Lindell, wanted a federal judge to make their problems go away — to dismiss the $1.3 billion defamation lawsuits they each face for their alleged lies about the 2020 election.

But on Wednesday, the judge did basically the exact opposite, saying that Dominion, the voting machine maker, has a real case.

With a 44-page opinion, U.S. District Judge Carl J. Nichols denied motions from Powell, Giuliani and Lindell to dismiss the lawsuits.

In short, Nichols explained, a reasonable juror could conclude the defendants expressed or implied a verifiably false fact about Dominion. 

“This is not a close call,” Nichols wrote, referring to Powell. The judge offered a post-election example. 

On Nov. 17, the Trump lawyer appeared on Newsmax and claimed to have evidence of Dominion’s founder admitting that “he can change a million votes, no problem at all.”

Powell said she would “tweet out the video later” — but she never did. 

“These statements are either true or not; either Powell has a video depicting the founder of Dominion saying he can ‘change a million votes,’ or she does not,” Nichols wrote.

Powell had argued that “no reasonable person would conclude that the statements were truly statements of fact,” and that she was instead speaking as an attorney and advocate for Trump’s campaign when she made her outlandish Dominion claims. But the judge wasn’t buying it.

“[I]t is simply not the law that provably false statements cannot be actionable if made in the context of an election,” he wrote.

The judge found the arguments by Lindell and Giuliani to be similarly cut-and-dry. 

The MyPillow CEO — who’s currently in the middle of another disastrous conference that he promised would prove that the election had been stolen — made all sorts of claims following the election about how Dominion machines were “built to cheat” and had flipped votes from Trump to Biden. 

The claims were not only inherently improbable and unreliable, Dominion alleged, but Lindell also tied them to pillow sales, with discount codes like “FightForTrump” and “Proof.” 

“In totality, [Dominion] has adequately alleged that Lindell made his claims knowing that they were false or with reckless disregard for the truth,” Nichols wrote. He separately brushed aside Lindell’s objections over the lawsuit’s venue and the court’s jurisdiction. 

Giuliani argued that Dominion hadn’t properly pleaded damages for its defamation claim, in the form of lost profits, but under Washington, D.C. law, the judge noted, “defamation may be actionable as a matter of law irrespective of actual harm.” 

“There is no question that Giuliani’s statements accusing Dominion of election fraud constitute defamation per se; if Dominion were an individual, damages would be presumed,” Nichols wrote. 

And even if specific damages were required, Nichols said, Dominion has shown them: In the form of the hundreds of thousands of dollars it’s spent on private security to protect its employees, who’ve faced threats and harassment as a result of the Big Lie, as well as other expenses and lost profits.

Reacting to the judge’s denial Wednesday night, a lawyer for Powell said they were disappointed with the ruling but “we now look forward to litigating this case on its merits.” 

“When you take away the First Amendment from Mike Lindell, you’re taking it away from every American,” says Alan Dershowitz.

Yesterday the courts decided to allow the anti-free speech lawsuit filed by Dominion to go forward, a crap decision that basically threatens every American’s liberty and protection against oppression.

At Mike Lindell’s cyber symposium, Dershowitz appeared by video conference to level the court over the heinous infringement of civil liberties.

“If you censor him, you are weakening the First Amendment. And whatever is true of Mike Lindell and MyPillow’s ability to speak is true of your ability to speak,” he says. “Today again it’s the election. Tomorrow it might be health and the vaccines, and other issues, other controversial issues. It will be China, it will be Iran. It will be future elections.”

“I urge you to fight back, and to fight in defense of the First Amendment, freedom of speech, and our constitutional rights,” he said.

“This is not over,” he added. Y

ou better believe it’s not.

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