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Can't pay - wont pay!

Posted by: Jessy ( McSpotlight volunteer, UK ) on June 20, 1997 at 05:55:41:

In Reply to: David & Helen's financial responsibility. posted by Kevin L. on June 20, 1997 at 05:22:16:

> Can anyone help me? David & Helen were slapped with a judgment
> against them worth close to 60,000 pounds each, right?

Near enough. It's actually 30,000 to each plaintiff and therefore
about 30,000 pounds each from Helen and Dave (ignoring the strange ratios of resposibilty ruled by Justice Bell - see summary)

> Anyone have any ideas as to how the pair are going to cover these
> expenses?

They are not - and they would not pay even if they could.

> It doesn't seem right that they should have to be martyred for the
> anti-McD's campaign, even though they don't seem to mind that
> premise. Is there any way we can help them out?

Help them out by continuing the campaign regardless of the verdict.
Who would want to donate money to be handed over to the McBullies.


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