Monitoring scandals and controversies involving the conservative group Undertaking Veritas, based by a conservative operative James O’Keefe.
O’Keefe faraway from Undertaking Veritas after experiences of abusive habits. “In a virtually hour-long video posted on-line that confirmed him chatting with Undertaking Veritas employees, O’Keefe stated he had been stripped of the CEO title by the board and faraway from all decision-making.” Presently, I haven’t got a job at Undertaking Veritas. I’ve no place right here primarily based on what the board does,” he stated. [Fox]
Federal Jury: Undertaking Veritas violated wiretapping legal guidelines. “A jury in a federal civil case discovered Thursday that Undertaking Veritas, a conservative group recognized for its misleading ways, violated wiretapping legal guidelines and fraudulently misrepresented itself in a long-running operation. undercover in opposition to Democratic political consultants. The jury awarded the sum of $120,000 to the consulting agency Democracy Companions. The choice amounted to a harsh rebuke of the practices on which Undertaking Veritas and its founder, James O’Keefe, have relied. Throughout the trial, legal professionals for Undertaking Veritas described the operation as information gathering and its staff as fact-following reporters. [NY Times]
Undertaking Veritas paid for Ashley Biden’s stolen diary. “Two Florida people pleaded responsible on Thursday to transporting stolen property throughout state strains for his or her function within the sale of Ashley Biden’s diary to Undertaking Veritas, the group run by conservative provocateur James O ‘Keefe.’ [Axios]