Just curious about the case below, in good RTE fashion and lazy reporting they left out or didnt clarify who is going to pay the damages. As it was €2.8m , I'd assume the individual concerned doesnt have that sort of money
High Court awards woman €2.8m damages over rape - RT News
Marcella Breslin from Killybegs in Co Donegal had sued Patrick Gillespie, 54, from Carrickmagrath, Ballybofey, Co Donegal, for the abuse which took place when she was aged between 12 and 16 years.
Ms Breslin’s barrister asked the jury to try to come to a figure that reflected "the horror story" of her early life. "You are trying to put a price on a stolen childhood," the jury was told.
....Today the jury awarded the mother-of-three €2.8m in aggravated, exemplary and general damages.