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Sued Blogger For $20 Million – Censorship And Freedom Of The Press

In March 2014, Jody Kriss, former CFO of Bayrock Group, current principal of East River Partners, sued Queens Politics blogger Adam Lombardi for libel, demanding $20 million in damages. The reason behind this lawsuit were the following two articles, which have since been removed from Queens-Politics.com per the lawsuit demands:

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As a result of these articles, simply opinions posted on a personal blog and responses to articles posted on reputable news sources, Lombardi was sued for $20 million and harassed by Jody Kriss and his (twice referred for criminal comtempt) lawyers Richard Lerner and Frederick Oberlander. Read the summons below:

Download the below summons as a PDF by clicking here

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Read more about Jody Kriss at the following links:

Mob rat says Ivy League business partner tried to whack him – New York Post

Ex-Bayrock exec accused of “mob tactics” in lawsuit – The Real Deal

Ex-Mobster Accuses Stroock Atty’s Son Of Shakedown Plot – Law 360

Judge Clears the Way for Bayrock Conspiracy Case to be Heard in Court – REW Online

Jody Kriss – Victim Or Gangster? – Georgia Today

Real Estate Business Gets Ugly in NYC – Courthouse News

The Many Scandals of Jody Kriss – We The Peoples

Millions stolen by Yanukovych are tracked down to New York City – Press Release Rocket


And see more information about other lawsuits Jody Kriss is involved in via the following sites:

Meet The Man Who Sued Donald and Ivanka Trump For $1 Billion

Lawsuit Alleges: Bullied And Harassed Tenant To Force Eviction, Injury Due To Negligence

Lawsuit Alleges: Poisoned Families To Force Evict From Building, Paid $1.6 Million Settlement, Demanded Confidentiality

Lawsuit Filed Today Against Jody Kriss – Claiming He Is At Center of $250 Million Tax Scam Lawsuit Which Named Donald and Ivanka Trump