Jury orders Paul Haggis to pay at least $7.5 million in rape lawsuit

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A New York City jury has found an Oscar winning filmmaker liable in a rape case He won't have to go up the river but Paul haggis is up the creek when it comes to a case in which a publicist accused him of rape a New York City jury has sided with Haley brist and her allegation that dates back to 2013 Haggis has been ordered to pay at least $7.5 million to Brees the panel also decided additional punitive damages should be awarded later For other women testified in court saying they too were subjected to forceful unwelcome passes and in one case rape by the screenwriter behind the movie's $1 million baby and crash

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