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$37 million and a "necessary" trip to the Hamptons

$37 million and a "necessary" trip to the Hamptons

The David Jones sexual harassment saga scaled new heights today (12 October) when claimant Kristy Fraser-Kirk sent the bill for recent Hamptons holiday to her employer as an addition to her…

The David Jones sexual harassment saga scaled new heights today (12 October) when claimant Kristy Fraser-Kirk sent the bill for recent Hamptons holiday to her employer as an addition to her record damages claim of $37 million.

Media reports today revealed that Fraser-Kirk, who is still employed by David Jones, attended a family wedding during the trip, which she says was necessary in order to escape the "enormous" media attention which has apparently left her suffering from anxiety.

"Based on professional psychological advice, Kristy was advised to leave Australia as that would be in her best interests," said a spokesperson last night.

Also added to the bill was an earlier flight to London and taxi fares.

Fraser-Kirk apparently met up with her parents in the Hamptons, and snaps of her smiling and looking relaxed were posted on Facebook.

Fraser-Kirk and David Jones are currently preparing for a conciliation hearing on Friday in the Australian Human Rights Commission during which it is speculated the matter might be settled.

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