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Trump ordered to pay writer extra $83.3m for saying sex attack claim was a lie

Another jury last May found Trump liable for sexual abuse and ordered him to pay $5 million

Former US President and current Republican Party frontrunner Donald Trump

A jury has awarded an additional $83.3 million to former columnist E Jean Carroll, who says former president Donald Trump damaged her reputation by calling her a liar after she accused him of sexual assault.

Friday’s verdict was the second time in nine months that a jury addressed Carroll’s claim that Trump assaulted her in a New York City department store in 1996.

Another jury last May found Trump liable for sexual abuse and ordered ...