French tabloid Closer headlined its topless photos of Princess Kate [Middleton] with “Oh My God!”

Five years later, the magazine and its editors are saying: “Oh my wallet!” after being ordered to pay Kate for the long-lens invasion of British royal privacy.

As People magazine reported, “Closer magazine was ordered to pay close to $120,000 in damages. Both Closer‘s editor Laurence Pieau and publisher Ernesto Mauri were also given the maximum fine by law — 45,000 euros (approx. $54,000 each).”

In 2012, the royal palace said in a statement: “The incident is reminiscent of the worst excesses of the press and paparazzi during the life of Diana, Princess of Wales, and all the more upsetting to The Duke and Duchess for being so.

“Their Royal Highnesses had every expectation of privacy in the remote house. It is unthinkable that anyone should take such photographs, let alone publish them.”

In the meantime, Kate has bigger things on her mind — preparing to have a third child.

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