On a day that former President Barack Obama called the worst of his presidency, December 14, 2012, a 20-year-old neighbor shot and killed 26 people—including 20 children—at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

Texas defamation actions by families of the victims against conservative conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his fellow InfoWars host, Owen Shroyer, is over (at least for now), and the families won without going to trial.