The student at the heart of a viral video depicting an altercation between teens from Covington High School and Native American Tribal Leader may sue more than 50 organizations over the incident; including Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Ilhan Omar.
“The lawyers representing Covington Catholic High School student Nick Sandmann and his family said Friday they have sent letters to media outlets, individual journalists, celebrities and Catholic organizations as the first step in possible libel and defamation lawsuits,” writes Cincinnati.com.
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“We want to change the conversation. We don’t want this to happen again,” said Todd McMurty, the student’s lawyer. “We want to teach people a lesson.”
“There was a rush by the media to believe what it wanted to believe versus what actually happened,” McMurtry added.
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