Judge Jeanine is being sued by a Black Lives Matter activists for reporting on what the activist did. The activist is DeRay McKesson. This all stems from protests in Louisiana against the 2016 shooting of Alton Sterling. Sterling was a known violent offender by the police.
McKesson was charged with inciting violence against the police, but charges were dropped. He was also sued by a police officer who was injured during the protest. Mr. McKesson claims that he was defamed by the Judge. FOX news has responded that they will defend the Judge with vigor and protect her under First Amendment rights.
As Written By Anders Hagstrom for the Daily Caller:
Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson sued Fox News host Jeanine Pirro Tuesday, claiming she defamed him on national television by saying he’d incited violence against police.
McKesson’s action is one of a series of lawsuits stemming from BLM protests in Louisiana against