Originally written on Bush League Chronicle  |  Last updated 11/17/14
A jury has awarded $338,000 to former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader Sarah Jones after ruling in her favor in a defamation lawsuit against thedirty.com.The ruling comes just months after another jury deadlocked on the question of whether the website defamed her in 2009.The new jury reportedly deliberated for nearly six hours and found that postings from the site in 2009 about Jones were "substantially false" and that the site owner acted with "malice or reckless disregard" when posting about her.The site's motive for posting such things likely stemmed from an incident in which Jones was accused of having sexual relations with a minor while working as substitute teacher in the Cincinnati area. Jones has since plead guilty to the lewd act.Via Pro Football Talk
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