The Price of Love? $4,802.

Stealing someone's heart can cost you big money:

A Cook County jury ordered Blinov to shell out $4,802 last week after he was sued by a husband from a Chicago suburb for stealing the affections of the man's wife.

Arthur Friedman used a little-known state law to mount the legal attack against Blinov. The alienation of affection law, one of eight across the country, lets spouses seek damages for the loss of love.

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In north carolina, we've got those types of cases too - but ours tend to settle out of court for ten grand and up.

moral of the story: don't hook up with a married man. or woman...
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If is a voluntary affair - you aren't really stealing.

Wonder how the wife is reacting to this public court case which is revealing all her business to be forever archived on the Web?
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