The jury is set to begin deliberations on Monday. The video at the center of the trial was taken at a Nashville Marriott in by her stalker , Michael Barrett. Andrews discovered its existence online in and was severely disturbed by it. It's going to be on the Internet until I die," Andrews said in her testimony. Since the trial started on February 23, the video has consistently been one of the top searched items on Google and can still be found on various porn sites.
Erin Andrews awarded $55 million in suit over nude video
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In his closing argument, Andrews' attorney encouraged the jury to award her damages that took into account the "full amount of harm that's been done to her. During her testimony, Andrews said she has suffered because of the video for the last seven years. She was forced to seek help in dealing with the trauma and now has an elaborate strategy for checking out hotels she stays in. Her parents told the court that she was a "shell" of her former self.
Invasion Of Privacy Is No Joke: A History Of The Erin Andrews Peephole Scandal
Fill out the form below, or call us at The explosive scandal surrounding the Fox sports reporter has been a turbulent roller coaster ride bursting with naked pics on the Internet, lawsuits, public discussions, theories and millions of dollars in damages. The Erin Andrews peephole scandal, which is still one of the most talked-about topics whenever the subject of invasion of privacy comes up, is very much akin to the Harvey Weinstein sex scandal. Just like the problem of sexual harassment, the issue of visual abuse and invasion of privacy has been one of the most ignored topics in America for decades. We live in a world that normalizes nude pic and celeb sex tape leaks.
By Reuven Fenton and Danika Fears. February 25, pm Updated March 2, am. Andrews, 37, wept as Jansen described the adult websites the video has made its way onto — and walked out of court with tears in her eyes a couple of minutes before jurors watched the footage. Andrews is suing the owner and manager of the Nashville Marriott where she was staying when Barrett doctored a peephole on her door, allowing him to surreptitiously film the nude video.