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Verdict: Former KY Rep. Waide must pay thousands in damages

HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) -

We've learned former state representative Ben Waide has to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in damages.

This comes after a civil trial in Hopkins County.

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Liberty Rehabilitation filed a lawsuit against Waide -- claiming Waide, who helped start the company, used company credit cards to fund his campaign.

Waide now must pay more than $680,000 to Liberty Rehab.

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