Former president Donald Trump’s sexual abuse victim will have her $5 million award reduced to less than $1 million following defamation claims.
Sexual Abuse Victim’s $5 Million Award Will Be Reduced to Less Than $1 Million Following Trump’s Defamation Claims
The 79-year-old sexual abuse victim of former president Donald Trump, E. Jean Carroll, had been awarded $5 million; however, her award will be reduced to less than $1 million following defamation claims.
According to reports from AP News, the lawyers claimed in their submitted note that the award received by the sexual abuse victim should not have been more than $1 million for the sexual abuse, defamation, and the impact of the case on the victim’s name.
Trump’s Sexual Abuse Victim Details the Abuse Following Defamation Claims
The sexual abuse victim will expect to have her $5 million award reduced despite revealing details of how the former president sexually abused her in a dressing room and how she ruined her reputation to get justice for what she has suffered.
However, the former president continuously denied the sexual assault allegations made by the sexual abuse victim and even denied knowing or encountering her before.