Libel Lawsuit Filed over Finding Kendrick Bell Documentary
From a Complaint filed today in Bell v. Pollock (paragraph numbers omitted):
On July 30, 2021, the documentary film Finding Kendrick Johnson (the “Documentary Film”) was first released, and by December 27, 2021, it was available for internet users to stream on multiple online platforms…. The Documentary purports to tell the story of the murder of Kendrick Johnson (the “Decedent”), a Lowndes County High School student whose body was discovered in a rolled-up gym mat in the high school’s gym in January 2013.
Defendants maliciously exploited the mysterious death of the Decedent and the imagery and controversy surrounding the Decedent’s death to fabricate a wholly false narrative and profit financially by painting the Bells as modern-day versions of those responsible for one of America’s most b
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