REPORT: Covington Catholic lawyer ‘looking very carefully’ at Bill Maher over ‘defamatory’ statements (VIDEO)

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The attorney representing Covington Catholic high school student Nick Sandmann said Thursday that he is also “looking very carefully” at HBO’s Bill Maher for making “defamatory” statements against the 16-year-old in January.

The comments come after Sandmann filed a lawsuit against The Washington Post over its coverage of the student’s viral encounter with a Native American elder in Washington, D.C.

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Attorney Lin Wood told Fox News that in addition to the Post, his legal team is also looking at other outlets, including CNN and HBO.

“Well, certainly CNN and Bill Maher did things that we consider to have crossed the line. We think the statements they made are defamatory. They’re not humorous,” Wood said. “So certainly Bill Maher is somebody that we’re looking at very carefully, and HBO, for allowing him to make those defamatory statements.”

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  1. Pattg b February 22nd, 2019 at 9:25 am

    Great!! Go after everyone of them. They label it comedy but it’s far from funny!


  2. Kathyjo February 22nd, 2019 at 9:59 am

    A 50 something yr old man bullying a high school student and thinking it’s funny? I hope they sue him and HBO cancel his ass!


  3. Lynne K February 22nd, 2019 at 11:55 am

    Sue Maher’s smirky little face back to the breadline, permanently . I hate his show!! Smug asshole


  4. Diane Record February 22nd, 2019 at 12:44 pm

    Dear God, please assist to get this man off the air! He showed hate and disrespect to the boy, the boy’s family, the priests, the Catholic Church and the President of the U.S. He’s disgusting and the idiot audience claps and laughs, bunch of Liberal jackasses.


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