Wednesday, April 12, 2017
The Daily Mail and Melania Trump have settled their dispute over the paper's statements that Mrs. Trump worked as a professional escort before her marriage. The paper apologized to Mrs. Trump and will pay her close to three million dollars to close out the two lawsuits that she filed against it. More here from CNN.
As a public figure, she would have had to show actual malice to recover on the merits had the case proceeded to trial.