Attorney Alan Dershowitz has filed a $300 million defamation suit against CNN, alleging a "willful, deliberate, malicious effort" to destroy his credibility, with the longtime Harvard Law School professor charging the network selectively edited a tape of his remarks during President Trump's impeachment trial earlier this year.
"What CNN did here, and it pains me to say this because ... I have friends over there, what they did is they just totally doctored the tape," Dershowitz told Fox News host Sean Hannity late Tuesday.
"If they had just shown the part where I said 'if he does anything illegal he can be impeached,' " he continued. "But they doctored th... (Read more)
Alan Dershowitz filed a libel suit against CNN seeking $300 million for what the lawsuit described as the news outlet’s portrayal of the lawyer as an “intellectual who had lost his mind” https://t.co/4AeuRUU1N2— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) September 15, 2020
BREAKING REPORT: Alan Dershowitz sues CNN for $300,000,000 in DEFAMATION ACTION...— Chuck Callesto (@ChuckCallesto) September 16, 2020
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