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Joe “Girls Gone Wild” Francis Ordered to Pay $40 Million for Slander

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“Girls Gone Wild” founder Joe Francis has been ordered to pay $40 million for slandering casino owner Steve Wynn. A jury found Francis liable for claiming in a television interview that Wynn had threatened to kill him over a gambling debt; the jury award includes $20 million in actual damages and $20 million in punitive […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

September 18th, 2012 at 1:05 pm