oplifting. Walmart did not have a policy that they sent the shoplifters a letter to ask for $200 for the cancellation of the case. It’s a typical way for people to escape. There are some people who won’t be paying penalties for something they did not do. The same thing happens in the clip.
The woman and her attorney sought to sue Walmart over the reputational harm that was caused by the labeling of her as the thief. This allegedly hindered her ability and her earning potential be employed. When she was able to establish that the items were actually taken from the shop The case was adjudicated to her advantage. In fact, there were no videos recorded at the cash register. It could have been bugged in the manner claimed by the woman. After everything was said and completed, the victim was awarded two million in punitive damages. The amount is greater than what the woman could have lost on the job. Punitive damages are when the court wishes to make a mockery of the party who has been convicted. This is exactly what the situation is all about. This is one reason for why there’s so much money to be awarded.