Aug 05, 2022
Alex Jones Ordered to Pay $45.2 Million for Sandy Hook Lies
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The verdict comes a day after he was ordered to pay $4.1 million to the parents of another Sandy Hook victim on Thursday..
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Prince Andrew’s pay-off to sex accuser Virginia Giuffre ‘was as little as £3m’ despite reports of £12m
Sources say his lawyers negotiated a cut-price deal of £3million-to-£5million.1Prince Andrew’s pay-off to sex abuse accuser Virginia Giuffre was as little as a quarter of the reported £12millionCredit: PA
That was as much money the disgraced Duke could scrape together quickly to halt her civil lawsuit.
It may explain why Ms Giuffre, 38, was not forced to sign a gagging order as part of the deal — and is now free to write a “tell-all” book, which she promises to do.
It comes after The Sun revealed last week that Andrew and his ex-wife Sarah Ferguson have bought a £5million house in London’s swanky Mayfair — despite moaning about being hard-up.
A source said: “It was thought, and widely reported, that Virginia got a settlement of £12million from Andrew, but that’s not right.READ MORE ON PRINCE ANDREW'JAW-DROPPING' Prince Andrew 'laughed' during car-crash interview on links to paedo EpsteinHEIR THIS Newsnight producer shares awkward moment Beatrice listened to Andrew's grilling
“It was far less than that, as low as £3million.
“No doubt this will have influenced the conditions of the agreement that she was prepared to sign.”
Ms Giuffre, a victim of sex trafficking at the hands of paedophile financier Jeffrey Epstein, claimed Andrew raped and abused her when she was 17.
Although the agreement, reached in February, contained no formal admission of liability or apology from Andrew, it said he accepted Ms Giuffre was a “victim of abuse” and regretted his association with Epstein.
A spokeswoman for Prince Andrew was approached for comment.