Nah, people just want him to pay because he's rich and famous. Bugger the law, because he's rich. Law good when it protects the little folk. Law bad when it also protects rich man. Its just reverse snobbery and engineered outrage by the tabloids.
Well if it is 'engineered outrage by the tabloids' I suppose its tit-for-tat for all the same engineered outrage at people on benefits.