Joe Francis Hit With $20M in Punitive Damages in Steve Wynn Slander Case

A Los Angeles jury that awarded $20 million to billionaire casino mogul Steve Wynn in his slander suit against "Girls Gone Wild" creator Joe Francis this evening doubled the award with another $20 million in punitive damages. The four-day trial came to an end on Monday, but neither Wynn nor Francis was in court when the verdict was read. On Friday, Wynn's attorney had asked the jury to award his client $12 million plus punitive damages. The trial was centered on Francis' claim that Wynn had...Full Story
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