Thomas, Gorsuch say court should revisit libel standard for public figures

Both justices said today’s news media environment played a role in their view the court needed to reassess libel protections

Thomas and Gorsuch argued the court should have taken up the case. Thomas cited the “Pizzagate” conspiracy, which claimed that a D.C. pizzeria concealed a pedophile ring led by Hillary Clinton. “Public figure or private, lies impose real harm,” he said.

Thomas, Gorsuch say court should revisit libel standard for public figures
https://www.foxnews.com/politics/thomas-gorsuch-court-revisit-libel-standard-public-figures

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