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Vindictive Ex-GirlFriend Ordered to Pay $7,600,000.

On Behalf of | Mar 28, 2019 | Uncategorized

An ex-girlfriend (Lee) was ordered to pay $7,600,000 to her former boyfriend (who sued as John Doe) after she created false social media accounts in Doe’s neame, then published highly offensive material directed to hundreds of Doe’s relatives, clients, bosses and professional associates.  She also slipped into Doe’s secure building behind and unsuspecting resident and vandalized his car.  Doe, in his mid-40’s, met Lee, a 19-year old exotic dancer and professional “Sugar Baby” in Las Vegas.  The Court awarded $2,500,000 for defamation damages and $5,000,000 in punitive damages.  John Doe v. Jessica Jiahui Lee (U.S. Dist. Ct., N.D. Ill., case no 18-C-1193, March, 2019).