- Jesse Ventura says he is happy to be vindicated
- Former Minnesota governor sued the late Chris Kyle, alleging defamation
- Ventura sued before Kyle was shot to death at a Texas gun range in 2013
- Kyle had said his account of Ventura incident was accurate
(CNN)It was a lawsuit pitting two larger-than-life personalities against each other -- former pro wrestler-turned-Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura and ex-Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle.