Published 12 March 2013
Porn site owner ordered to pay damages over paedophile claim
"Court rules against 'revenge porn' site owner Hunter Moore who had falsely claimed the CEO of Bullyville.com James McGibney was a paedophile.
Hunter Moore, the founder of a 'revenge porn' website, has been ordered to pay $250,000 in damages for defamation by a US district court in Nevada.
Moore, who was found to be making false claims about James McGibney, the chief executive of an anti-bullying website Bullyville.com, was ordered to pay the sum to the executive.
In addition, the judge has also ordered Moore to pay $11,581 in attorneys' fees and $1,588.50 in other costs related with the case."