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Gawker settles with ex-pro wrestler Hulk Hogan for $31 million: court document

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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shuttered online news website Gawker Media LLC has reached a proposed $31 million cash settlement with Hulk Hogan, the former professional wrestler who obtained a $140 million judgment against the site over a leaked sex tape.
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