Fox News Eric Bolling Suing Reporter For $50 Million Over Story About Lewd Text Messages

The article appeared last week in the Huff Po

businessinsider reported 
Fox News host Eric Bolling filed a $50 million defamation lawsuit against a HuffPost writer after revelations he was accused of sending lewd text messages to colleagues were published last week.

Court filings from the New York Supreme Court reveal that Yashar Ali, a HuffPost contributing writer, was issued a summons notice to appear in court. Bolling is seeking $50 million in damages.

"The nature of this action is for damages and injunctive relief based on defamation arising from the defendant’s efforts to injure the plaintiff’s reputation through the intentional and/or highly reckless publication of actionable false and misleading statements about the plaintiff’s conduct and character," read the court notice.

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On Monday, Eric Bolling tweeted out that he looked forward to clearing his name