NY Times accused of falsely accusing Project Veritas of 'disinformation'
Project Veritas has decided to take on the role of Dragon Slayer and has sued the New York Times for defamation in connection with the NYT’s coverage of the PV undercover operation to expose naked vote fraud in the Somali community in Minneapolis.
The complaint was filed yesterday in Westchester County, New York, names the NY Times and reporters Maggie Astor and Tiffany Hsu as Defendants based on reporting which called the Project Veritas operation a “disinformation campaign”, and claimed that the undercover video posted by Project Veritas confirming the allegations of its story was “deceptive”.
The complaint describes the Project Veritas project, and their reporting using video and audio recordings, as follows:
Project Veritas Releases Misleading Video
There is more.
To win this suit PV may be required to get the NY Times v. Sulivan case overturned. In that case, the Supreme Court said the Times would not be held liable for false material in their story.