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13 September 2017 5:13 AM Rebel Wilson wins Australia's highest ever defamation pay out

Rebel Wilson has won the highest defamation pay out ever awarded in Australia. The Australian actress won $4.5 million Australian dollars (£2.7m) after successfully arguing a series of magazine articles portrayed her as a serial liar. Bauer Media claimed Wilson lied about her age, real name and some childhood events, even after it knew the allegations 40

13 September 2017 3:01 AM Rebel Wilson awarded record $4.5 million in defamation damages — here’s why

REBEL Wilson has been awarded the biggest payout in Australian history — $4.5 million in defamation damages. Here’s why. In a stunning decision, a Supreme Court judge claimed the extent of Wilson’s defamation was “unprecedented” and warranted substantial damages — to the tune of more than $4.5 million — after the jury found articles published in Woman’s 51

14 August 2017 1:07 AM Donald Trump condemned for silence on white supremacist ‘terrorism’

Trump's remarks on Charlottesville "pretty clear": CIA chief1:16 CIA Director Mike Pompeo defends President Trump's remarks on Charlottesville saying he was "frankly pretty unambiguous," while the city's mayor criticized Trump for not saying the words "white supremacy." THE White House is under siege as Donald Trump faces renewed criticism over his response 70

3 August 2017 3:44 AM Inflation boss slams police for 'campaign' against her drug squad partner

The owner of Inflation, the King Street nightclub where a couple was shot by police last month, says a long-running campaign is being waged against her partner, Victoria's senior drugs officer. Martha Tsamis has been in a seven-year relationship with Detective Inspector Phil Harrison, who heads the state's drugs taskforce. Six people are arrested after 18

5 July 2017 12:59 AM Creator of Donald Trump’s CNN WrestleMania meme has apologised

THE Reddit user who claims to have created the meme of the Donald Trump’s CNN WrestleMania clip has apologised to the media company and others. In an astonishing statement posted to the subreddit self.The—Donald, user HanAssholeSolo has called the meme a prank, which had acted as an “extreme wakeup call”, and called on other trolls to think about what they were doing 56

22 June 2017 4:36 AM Rebel Wilson has not proved Bauer Media articles caused loss of roles, publisher tells court

Hollywood comic actor Rebel Wilson has not provided any evidence that she lost money or roles as a result of defamatory articles published in 2015, magazine giant Bauer Media has told court. Wilson is seeking $7 million after she successfully sued the publisher over eight articles she said portrayed her as a serial liar, as part of what she called a "malicious 38

21 June 2017 9:13 PM Rebel Wilson defamation trial: Hollywood agent says Wilson’s star power bigger than Amy Schumer

REBEL Wilson has vowed not to keep a single cent earned from her epic defamation win against Bauer Media. For the first time yesterday lawyers for the Hollywood star revealed she was seeking more than $7 million in damages over the defamation. But the star took to Twitter overnight to maintain she wouldn’t keep any money awarded to her. “Any $’s (sic) 41

21 June 2017 6:56 AM Rebel Wilson seeks $7m in special damages over Bauer Media defamation

Actress Rebel Wilson will seek $7 million in damages for a series of defamatory magazine articles depicting her as a serial liar, the Melbourne Supreme Court has heard. Wilson's lawyer, Dr Matthew Collins QC, said the figure was a "particularly conservative one", given she could have made up to $18 million from a number of film roles if the articles 38

18 June 2017 9:28 PM Rebel Wilson fights for lost earnings cash in court

Rebel Wilson to make lost earnings bid0:33 Hollywood star Rebel Wilson is due to make a bid for millions in lost earnings after a defamation case win. HOLLYWOOD star Rebel Wilson will make her bid to get millions in lost earnings after winning her defamation case against a gossip magazine publisher. Last week Wilson, 37, won her case against Bauer Media 60

15 June 2017 10:54 PM Rebel Wilson could make millions after her court win

Wilson returns to court for damages hearing1:29 Rebel Wilson will return to court where a judge will decide damages after the actor won her defamation case. REBEL Wilson could be awarded millions of dollars in damages after her epic court win against Bauer Media. The 37-year-old actress emerged from the courtroom victorious yesterday after an all-female 52