In closing arguments, each side focuses on the accounts of bar fight.
Updated: July 22, 2014, - 10:13 PM
Jurors will decide if a sniper’s book was true, or recklessly false, causing damage to the former governor’s reputation.
Updated: July 22, 2014, - 09:25 AM
Attorneys for both sides disagree about instructions to the jury, which will begin deliberations on Tuesday.
Updated: July 18, 2014, - 08:44 PM
Documents introduced Thursday describe different details than those described in ‘American Sniper’ or in courtroom testimony.
Updated: July 18, 2014, - 02:44 PM
A former U.S. Navy SEAL Wednesday offered the most complete account yet to support an author’s contention that he punched Jesse Ventura after the former governor made derogatory remarks about the SEALs in 2006.
Updated: July 17, 2014, - 11:05 AM
Witness by witness, defense attorneys continued to assemble a scenario that they hope will disprove Jesse Ventura’s claim that Chris Kyle fabricated a story about punching him.
Updated: July 16, 2014, - 05:48 AM
On the stand for a second day, Ventura claimed that Chris Kyle had accused him of “treason” by falsely alleging in his memoir, “American Sniper,” that Ventura declared that Navy SEALs “deserved to lose a few.”
Updated: July 15, 2014, - 08:45 AM
Former Gov. Jesse Ventura testified Friday that the fight in which he supposedly was decked by an outraged Navy SEAL in a California bar never happened.
Updated: July 11, 2014, - 11:15 PM
The legal team fighting Jesse Ventura’s defamation lawsuit opened up a new line of attack in U.S. District Court in St. Paul, reeling off a series of provocative public statements Ventura has made.
Updated: July 11, 2014, - 06:02 AM