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Record Australia payout to Rebel Wilson slashed on appeal

Jun 14, 2018 - 4:39 PM

The Victorian Court of Appeal cuts the payout to Aus$600,000 or US$454,000

Rebel Wilson arrives for G'Day USA Los Angeles Black Tie Gala January 27, 2018 in Los Angeles California. / AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck

Rebel Wilson to give record defamation payout to charity

Sep 15, 2017 - 8:00 AM

I’m looking forward to helping out some great Australian charities and supporting the Oz film industry with the damages I’ve received says the Pitch Perfect actress

Bill Cosby sues 7 sex assault accusers

Dec 16, 2015 - 12:23 AM

The comedian files a defamation suit against 7 women who accused him of sexual abuse