Jeanine Pirro, FOX News Win Defamation Suit Filed by BLM's DeRay McKesson
Jeanine Pirro, FOX News Big W Over DeRay Mckesson … Defamation Suit Dismissed
The judge dismissed the case, according to docs filed Thursday in NY state, saying most of the statements Pirro made about Mckesson during a “FOX & Friends” appearance were her opinion … and therefore protected by the First Amendment.
You’ll recall … DeRay sued Pirro and FOX News over comments she made back in 2017 when she essentially blamed him for inciting violence during a Baton Rouge protest. A police officer was injured during the incident, and Jeanine felt DeRay should’ve been held responsible for that.
— deray (@deray) September 29, 2017
The judge didn’t exactly paint a flattering picture of Pirro’s commentary, saying … “Pirro’s lack of temperament and caustic commentary is what she is known, celebrated, and frequently criticized for.”
He added, while the court might not agree