The testimony, which took place on Tuesday and Wednesday, came less than a week after Supreme Court Justice Barbara Bellis arrested Jones. in disrespect and fine him for non-compliance with multiple orders to sit for lawyers’ testimonies for the Sandy Hook family.
On April 1, Jones paid total of $75,000 in the court imposed fines for non-compliance, according to documents from his lawyer, Cameron Atkinson. On Wednesday, his lawyers asked the court to return those fines now that he has complied with them. with deposit request.
Jones’ lawyers asked the judge to overrule the contempt order. last week and note that Jones no longer has to pay the daily fine now that he complied, according to the statement.
Genesis Communications, which distributes Jones’ books. show and was also named in suit, will also like overthrow Jones, his lawyers added in innings. Both parties agreed to complete this part of deposit within a week of April 11.
– Sarah Jorgensen of CNN contributed to this report.