Mail wins Huhne 'lesbian love triangle' stories legal fight

Judge orders Trimingham to pay the Mail's legal costs

Mail wins Huhne 'lesbian love triangle' stories legal fight
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The partner of MP Chris Huhne, Carina Trimingham, has had her claim for harassment and breach of privacy against the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday rejected by the High Court.

Trimingham had an affair with former Secretary of State Huhne which led to him leaving his wife of 26 years in June 2010 when the matter was made public. Trimingham sued over some 65 "highy unpleasant and hurtful" articles which appeared in the Mail which she said represented a "cataclysmic interference" in her private life.

Trimingham was particulary concerned that many of the articles made reference to her bisexuality.

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