1 November, 2006 Did he see this coming? The Irish Times today carries a story that astrologer Fergus Gibson (on whom, see this Sunday Times interview) was awarded â‚¬12,000 in damages yesterday arising out of his claim that he was slandered at a public exhibition. Sharing is caringTwitterFacebookGoogleLinkedInRedditMoreEmailPinterestPocketPrintTumblr Related Posts The Defamation Bill and the art of fugue (though not fudge) Reform of the law of defamation – the defence of fair and reasonable publication Defamation, privilege, and a public interest defence, in the Irish High Court About The Author Eoin Dr Eoin O'Dell is a Fellow and Associate Professor of Law at Trinity College Dublin. Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Website: Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.