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Press Release: Mensa pays Eugene Hopkinson libel damages

British Mensa Limited and its directors have agreed to pay defamation damages and costs to former director Eugene Hopkinson after publishing a series of statements that alleged he was responsible for a data leak and cyberattack and had deliberately attempted to harm Mensa and its membership.

The settlement was announced at a hearing before Mr Justice Murray in the High Court on 14 December 2021.  A copy of the statement in open court can be found here.



Eugene Hopkinson was represented by Adham Harker and Iain Wilson 


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