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Slater and Gordon Secure £180,000 Libel Compensation for Peter Cruddas

01 August 2013

The judgment in Peter Cruddas’ libel action against the Sunday Times and two of its Insight team journalists was handed down yesterday and Peter won a resounding victory.

Peter Cruddas was awarded £180,000 damages and the Sunday Times also had to pay £500,000 as an initial payment on account of his costs.

For details about the case see Malicious falsehood trial against Sunday Times.

After winning his libel case Peter gave a number of interviews outside the Court. The victory has featured in national newspapers and online.

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