That actually applies to your assertion. There’s 0 provable damages that they will be able to demonstrate in court.
What claptrap. The people who made the threats are the only ones directly responsible for the threats.
I remember when alleged conservatives used to believe in personal responsibility.
But yeah, if that’s the route we’re going, there are a lot of Democrats, including Obama, who would have legitimate suits against Fox and some right-wing pundits for inciting violence. Hell, if this is the standard, Trump is going to be in trouble for inciting violence at his rallies and via the lies and insults he flings through Twitter.
Absolutely not. The 1st amendment prevails.
What will especially hurt the case will be that the story unfolded and outlets that covered it were quick to continue to share all sides as they came out.
Additionally, intent is going to come into play. That will be impossible to prove.