SCOOP: Dominion sent document preservation letters warning of "imminent" defamation litigation to individual right-wing media figures, including Sean Hannity, Lou Dobbs, and Maria Bartiromo.…
This article has been updated with links to all the relevant documents, as well as additional details.…
The letters Dominion sent to Hannity & Co. are spicy. I linked to all of them in my story.…
Dominion is repped by Clare and Locke, a formidable defamation firm. They're most famous for their $177 million win in the "Pink Slime" lawsuit.

Tom Clare told me Dominion had "no choice" but to take legal action.…
Dominion is also taking legal action against Sidney Powell.

It has sent letters to some of the witnesses in her lawsuits, including "Spider" (or "Spyder").…
Dominion has also sent multiple letters to the Epoch Times. @BrandyZadrozny and @oneunderscore__ have done a lot of great reporting on its place in the right-wing media ecosystem.…
And Dominion has also sent a letter to Mellissa Carone! The woman Rudy Giuliani has touted as having evidence of election fraud, and who was parodied on SNL.

The letter isn't very nice.…
I asked Dominion's lawyer whether what Fox News did with Smartmatic — having some guy offscreen ask some other guy about election security — would be enough to stop a defamation lawsuit.

He laughed.…
Many more documents and nuggets in the story. Take a look!…
From my colleague @kelseyvlamis: OAN is doubling down on election conspiracy theories after Dominion threatened the network with a defamation lawsuit…

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