Reply to post: Re: i hope he wins

Loathed Aussie mining magnate Clive Palmer punts libel sueball at YouTube comedian

Lotaresco

Re: i hope he wins

"the obligatory $1. "

The problem with that is that Shanks would then be stuck with Palmer's costs. That's the problem with most libel cases - the damages are usually a token unless it was a particularly nasty form of libel but a billionaires lawyers will present bills for (at least) hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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