Girls Gone Wild creator Joe Francis may lose his mansion after refusing to pay back an outstanding gambling debt, according to a Media reports. The troubled video king, has been ordered to pay off a $2 million debt to Las Vegas mogul Sam Wynn’s casino resort, Wynn Las Vegas. During a court deposition in February, Francis was accused of disrespecting the legal proceedings by passing wind while testifying and refusing to admit whether he had a cell phone on him. And when he was asked if he could understand English during the proceedings, he read aloud the Fifth Amendment from the Bill of Rights, which allows him to refuse to testify, from a card handed to him by a attorney. Lawyers for the gambling mecca have argued Francis had improperly used the Fifth Amendment and, as a result, District Judge Michelle Leavitt ruled in favor of the casino and ordered Francis to pay the $2 million debt. With interest and legal fees, it has now grown to $2,942,272, according to Wynn’s lawyers are seeking to obtain Francis’ assets, which include his property in Bel Air, Los Angeles, if he doesn’t pay up.
Francis tells the website, "I was told this matter had been settled by my attorney and I’m currently looking into it."
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