Lord McAlpine is seeking a settlement with 20 popular Twitter members for wrongly accusing him of being a pedophile.
McAlpine’s lawyer announced that there his client has already reached a £125,000-settlement with ITV and Phillip Schofield.
The identities of the Twitter members remain undisclosed, but reports say that McAlpine is seeking thousands of pounds for the settlements. McAlpine’s party is also investigating Twitter users who re-tweeted the malicious accusations.
Source: Herald Scotland