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Case File: Ireland vs. Culhwch and the Court of Camelot

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Case description: The people of Ireland accused Culhwch and his Camelot cronies of vandalism when the knights destroyed the Irish countryside. The warriors went to Ireland to catch the boar Twrch Trwyth and get the magic comb and shears hidden in his bristles. In doing so, they destroyed acres of forestland and many people's homes.

Case status: The two parties settled. The knights paid damages of two whole cattle herds and twelve pairs of socks to each family.

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