Floyd Mayweather Jr. Ordered to Pay Manny Pacquiao $114,000 in Lawsuit
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

From TMZ.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been ordered to pay Manny Pacquiao nearly $114,000 in a defamation lawsuit in which Pacquiao says Mayweather falsely accused him of using performance enhancement drugs back in 2009.

The payment does not mean Mayweather lost the case, but is rather a penalty levied by the judge against him for failing to attend a court-ordered deposition in the case, and will go toward Pacquiao’s attorneys’ fees and costs.

Though the case is now three years old, it will is set to move forward.

Read more at TMZ.

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Gerren Keith Gaynor (@MrGerrenalist) is a freelance journalist based in New York City. He has been published in the New York Times, ESSENCE magazine, EBONY.com, New York Amsterdam News, Loop21.com and Newsone.com. Gaynor received his master degree in Journalism from Columbia University and his bachelor's in English from Morehouse College.

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