facebook
twitter
search
search

Fisherman ordered to pay ex $5 million

April 30, 2009 at 7:53 PM

EDINBURGH, Scotland, April 30 (UPI) -- A Scottish judge ordered a fisherman to pay nearly $5 million to his ex-wife as part of their divorce settlement.

Judge Lady Anne Smith ordered James Watt, 53, to pay ex-wife Ann Watt $4,984,400 to bring her total cash and property from the divorce to a value of $6,268,000, a 48 percent share of the matrimonial property, the Edinburgh Daily Record said.

Ann Watt told the court her ex-husband claimed to be worth between $15 million and $18 million, but he offered her only $2.2 million after they ended their 25-year marriage.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Topics: James Watt
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Hammerhead shark bumps boat motor off Florida coast
Milwaukee museum to show Pope Benedict portrait made from condoms
74.8-inch Illinois cow posthumously named tallest ever by Guinness
Cows filmed fleeing from police van, running farmer in Scotland
Vlogger shoots iPhones to determine bullet-stopping capabilities