Smartmatic, one of the voting systems companies subjected to a torrent of conspiracy theories regarding the 2020 election, has filed a massive $2.7 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox News, top Fox stars Lou Dobbs, Maria Bartiromo and Jeanine Pirro, as well as pro-Trump lawyers Rudy Giuliani and Sidney Powell.
The suit accuses Fox News, its hosts, and guests of running a “disinformation campaign” against the company.
That disinformation campaign, which included false statements about Smartmatic and another voting systems company, Dominion, was waged in service of the conspiracy theory that Donald Trump did not lose the 2020 election.
“The Earth is round,” the Smartmatic suit states. “Two plus two equals four. Joe Biden and Kamala Harris won the 2020 election for