WaPo Defamed a Minor: How the Court Got It Wrong

A video-screengrab incorrectly stating that students were seen “encountering” a Native American activist. Source: CBS News

Update: July 24, 2020: After the court granted Nick Sandmann’s motion to file an amended complaint and continue with the legal proceeding, WaPo settled the matter out of court. I wish Nick Sandmann the best.

The defamation case of Sandmann v. Washington Post was dismissed on July 26, 2019. As an internet defamation lawyer, I find the federal court’s decision (referred to as the…