Baffert Sues Twitter Antagonists Swift Hitter, Barshoelife For Extortion, Defamation

Trainer Bob Baffert has sued well-known Twitter (now known as X) posters Justin Wunderler and Daniel DiCorcia for defamation and extortion over frequent posts on the social media website, which Baffert's lawyers contend amounted to "a series of escalating threats and criminal conduct," adding that the defendants "have urged others to engage in violent behavior toward Baffert and his family, baselessly accused Baffert of criminal conduct, and attempted to extort Baffert and his family under threats to his business, reputation, and occupational license." The suit goes on to allege that...

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