Pay­out re­vised

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HOL­LY­WOOD ac­tress Rebel Wil­son’s defama­tion pay­out has been slashed af­ter a court ap­peal in Aus­tralia by pub­lisher Bauer Me­dia.

The star had been awarded A$4.5 mil­lion (R45m) in dam­ages last year af­ter be­ing de­famed in ar­ti­cles which claimed she lied about her real name, age and child­hood..

The Court of Ap­peal in Mel­bourne ruled that the mag­a­zine pub­lisher must pay the ac­tress A$600 000.

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