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Laurence Fox loses bid for High Court libel case to be heard in front of jury

The libel case against Laurence Fox will not be heard in front of a  jury despite his requests.The Lewis actor is being sued by former Stonewall trustee Simon Blake, former Coronation Street actress Nicola Thorp, and drag artist Crystal after he referred to them as “paedophiles” online.The row erupted when Mr Fox announced a boycott of Sainsbury’s following its decision to celebrate Black History Month, alleging it was “promoting racial segregation and discrimination”.Mr Blake, Ms Thorp and Crystal in turn accused him of racism, prompting him to countersue.My Fox’s lawyers last month asked the case be decided by a jury...
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Laurence Fox seeks jury trial over ‘bias’ fears in High Court libel battle

Laurence Fox has asked a High Court judge for a jury trial for his libel battle against three people he referred to as “paedophiles” on Twitter.The actor is being sued by former Stonewall trustee Simon Blake, Coronation Street actor Nicola Thorp and drag artist Crystal following an online row in October 2020.In turn, Fox – who founded the Reclaim Party and unsuccessfully stood as a candidate in the last London mayoral election – is counter-suing the trio over tweets accusing him of racism in an exchange following Sainsbury’s decision to celebrate Black History Month.At a hearing on Thursday 28 April,...
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Actor Laurence Fox seeks jury trial in High Court libel battle

Laurence Fox has asked a High Court judge for a jury trial for his libel battle against three people he referred to as “paedophiles” on Twitter. The actor is being sued by former Stonewall trustee Simon Blake, Coronation Street actress Nicola Thorp and drag artist Crystal following an online row in October 2020.
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Gary Lineker gives blunt response to Laurence Fox for lecturing his son on refugees

Gary Lineker got into a war of words with the outspoken Laurence Fox on Saturday when the latter tried to lecture the Match of the Day hosts son on 'privilege.'The dispute kicked off after Lineker's son, George, quote retweeted a clip from The Reclaim Party, the fringe political party led by Fox and his deputy, former Brexit Party MEP, Martin Daubney. In the clip, Daubney is asked if he will be taking in any refugees who have fled the country of Ukraine. He replies with a litany of reasons as to why he won't including that he can't afford it...
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Laurence Fox slammed after saying attitudes to Putin were ‘devoid of nuance or debate’

Outspoken actor Laurence Fox has sparked controversy over comments made about people’s attitudes on Vladimir Putin, describing them as “devoid of nuance or debate”. The controversial commentator regularly crusades against “woke” culture and this time has criticised people for supporting Ukraine’s president Volodymyr Zeleknsky and for hoping Russia’s leader is unsuccessful. He compared the hope for Putin to fail in his war against Ukraine as the equivalent of saying “Hands face space” during the deadly pandemic. While quote tweeting a post from Downing Street condemning Putin, Fox posted his bizarre comparisons, also claiming people view Zelensky as the new Churchill and accused such...
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Anti-vaxxer Laurence Fox says he has COVID-19

Laurence Fox, who has stoked controversy for his anti-vaccine views, has revealed that he has COVID-19. The actor confirmed the news on his Twitter account yesterday (January 30), sharing a picture of a positive lateral flow test, while also saying he has been taking the unauthorised drug Ivermectin. “In other...
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Laurence Fox reveals he has Covid days after claiming ‘no vaccine needed, I have an immune system’

Laurence Fox has revealed he has Covid-19 days after speaking out against the vaccine.On Wednesday (26 January), Fox posted a photo of himself wearing a t-shirt that read: “No vaccine needed. I have an immune system.”However, on Sunday (31 January), he shared a photo of a positive lateral flow test, telling his followers: “In other news, felt shivery and crap yesterday. Turns out I have been visited by Lord Covid at last and have the Omnicold (if the LFT is to be believed!)”He then raised eyebrows by revealing that his medication of choice included Ivermectin, a drug that global...
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Ivermectin: What is the controversial drug Laurence Fox and Joe Rogan claim to have taken to treat Covid?

Laurence Fox, the former actor turned “anti-woke” political provocateur, is the latest right-wing media personality to claim to be taking the controversial drug ivermectin, often used to deworm livestock, after testing positive for Covid-19.“In other news, felt shivery and crap yesterday. Turns out I have been visited by Lord Covid at last and have the Omnicold (if the LFT is to be believed!)” he told his followers on Twitter, expressing scepticism about the efficacy of lateral flow tests (LFT).“On the #ivermectin, saline nasal drip, quercetin, paracetamol and ibuprofen,” he continued. “More man flu than Wu-flu at the moment.”Mr Fox has...
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Laurence Fox ignores doctor advising him against Ivermectin for Covid-19 treatment

Laurence Fox has attempted to shut down a doctor who offered him professional medical advice after he contracted Covid-19.The controversial actor and failed London mayoral candidate tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday (30 January), just days after sharing a photo wearing a t-shirt that read: “No vaccine needed. I have an immune system.”Palliative care doctor and author Rachel Clarke shared a news story about Fox getting Covid and wished him a “speedy recovery”, while warning that his chosen medication of Ivermectin was not recommended by medical experts.“It’s important to stress there is no clear evidence that Ivermectin (a horse...
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Laurence Fox urged to settle libel case after ‘paedophiles’ Twitter row

Laurence Fox has been urged to settle a libel suit over a "pointless" exchange in which he called three people "paedophiles" on Twitter. The actor is being sued by Simon Blake, a former Stonewall trustee, Coronation Street actress Nicola Thorp and drag artist Crystal after referring to them as "paedophiles" during an online row in October last year.

Donald Trump joins long line of star-studded Farage interviewees - including Kerry Katona and Laurence Fox

Former president Donald Trump sat down for an in-depth interview with broadcaster Nigel Farage, which aired to little fanfare on Wednesday night on GB News.The interview ranged from Trump slamming Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, as “disrespectful” towards the Queen and the royal family - to the Black Lives Matter movement, and January 6 riots.Speaking about Meghan, Trump said: “I’m not a fan of hers. I wasn’t from day one. I think Harry has been used horribly and I think some day he will regret it.”You can read a full round-up of the highlights/lowlights right here.‘Let me solve...
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Laurence Fox: Actor shown in lurid set pictures from new film My Son Hunter

A first look at Laurence Fox playing Hunter Biden in an upcoming film has been released.The controversial actor, musician and politician will star as the president’s son in My Son Hunter, with pictures suggesting the film to be a provocative and lurid take on Hunter’s life.The photos obtained by the The Daily Mail show the failed London mayoral candidate taking prop cocaine, engaging with sex workers and passed out on a woman’s chest.My Son Hunter is currently filming in Serbia and is written and produced by conservative filmmakers Phelim McAleer and Ann McElhinny who want to “tell the truth”...
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Laurence Fox just ‘bet’ £1 that he will be the next prime minister

Laurence Fox has put his money where his mouth is.Despite failing to become London mayor, losing his deposit and even polling behind a YouTuber, the controversial former actor turned politician has shown that he fancies his chances at reaching even higher office and appears to be betting that he will become the next prime minister.Writing on Twitter, he shared a screenshot of an odds website showing he had put £1 on him becoming the next PM, with odds of 500/1. It is time for Lozza to be Prime Minister. 🙌🏼 pic.twitter.com/rNoqE0qQF3— Laurence Fox ⚪️ (@LozzaFox) October 30, 2021Whether he...
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Hunter Biden Film Starring Laurence Fox In The Works

Controversial Brit actor Laurence Fox says he has been “uncanceled” after being cast in a feature film that will see him play Hunter Biden, son of President Joe Biden. Robert Davi of License To Kill and Die Hard acting fame is directing the pic, which comes from conservative Irish producers Phelim McAleer and Ann McElhinney (Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer). The project has a $1.8M budget and will shoot in Serbia in late October for four weeks, a release stated. My Son Hunter will be primarily set in the Ukraine, the filmmakers said. Last year, Hunter Biden found himself...
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