(DAILYMAIL) — Financial adviser Ed Butowsky is suing Anderson Cooper, The New York Times and The Democratic National Committee for allegedly peddling ‘fake news’ about his involvement in Donald Trump’s alleged Russian collusion to win him the presidency.

In the lawsuit exclusively obtained by DailyMail.com, Butowsky claims he and his family have been the victims of death threats, rocks were thrown in his windows and he lost a third of his business clients after ‘left-wing extremists’ engaged in a ‘smear campaign’ against him.

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