CNN's chief media correspondent Brian Stelter is under fire according to the attorney of Nicholas Sandmann of Covington Catholic High School.
Sandmann settled his defamation lawsuit with The Washington Post for $250 million. This was due to the botched coverage of the viral confrontation between Sandmann and a Native American. Sandmann settled with CNN back in January.
Lin Wood, the attorney of Sandmann, found a retweet from Brian Stelter that speculated how much money the teen walked away from the settlement with.
"Those with zero legal experience (as far as I can tell) should not be conjecturing on lawsuits they know nothing about. What kind of journalism is that?" Zaid asked. "I've litigated defamation cases. [Sandmann] was undoubtedly paid nuisance value settlement & nothing more."
Wood accused Stelter of breaching the confidential agreement between CNN and Sandmann.
"This retweet by @brianstelter may have cost him his job at @CNN. It is called breach of confidentiality agreement. Brian Stelter is a liar. I know how to deal with liars," Wood tweeted and accompanies it with a screenshot of the retweet.
— Lin Wood (@LLinWood) July 27, 2020
Sandmann took to Twitter to take a shot at Brian Stelter questioning whether it's worse to be Brian Stelter or believe Brian Stelter.
I can’t decide if it’s worse to be Brian Stelter or believe Brian Stelter.
He was never in any court hearing or meeting I was. So why does he act like he knows anything? https://t.co/2QdUuH5bkZ
— Nicholas Sandmann (@N1ckSandmann) July 27, 2020
Stelter wasn't the only CNN employee in on this as CNN analyst Asha Rangappa chimed in with her estimate on what it cost for Sandmann to go away.
The far-left news outlets made some costly mistakes after the exchange between Sandmann and the Native American man. Did they learn a lesson? Time will tell.
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