Rittenhouse: Biden Defamed Me, Lawyers Exploring Lawsuits-US News | The Epoch Times

President Joe Biden may face a lawsuit over his evidence-free claim that Kyle Rittenhouse is a white supremacist, the teenager indicated in an interview that aired on Nov. 22. Biden made the claim while he was a presidential candidate in 2020; he provided no proof for the label. “It’s actual malice, defaming my character for him to say something like that,” Rittenhouse told Fox News’ Tucker Carlson. It was the first time the teen has responded to the claim. The term actual malice refers to a legal standard set by the Supreme Court for libel cases where public figures can win damages, according to the Free Speech Center at Middle Tennessee State University. Various lawyers have said Rittenhouse could sue Biden and others for defamation, and the teen suggested that may happen. “I have really good lawyers who are taking care of that right now. So, I’m hoping, one day, there …

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