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Are the Litigants on the Judges court shows paid anything?

Asked by Roby (2939points) March 14th, 2010

I was wondering if they are paid by the producers and if they have to forfeit their pay if they loose to pay the winner of the case?

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jackm's avatar

Everyone is paid. Also, whatever fines the judge decides one party owes another, the show pays.

LuckyGuy's avatar

You mean they weren’t there to stand up for a principle? Horrors…

CMaz's avatar

They drop the case, in order to be on the show.

What I don’t understand is does the winner of the case get more then the looser?

I have to believe that they both walk away with fair restitution.

thriftymaid's avatar

The amount of the judgment is paid by the show.

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