Posts Tagged Law and order

NFL seeks to dismiss ex-players’ painkillers suit

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The National Football League is seeking to dismiss a lawsuit filed by former players who allege team officials gave them powerful painkillers and other drugs to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health.

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Hornets’ Taylor pleads guilty in Michigan case

In this Sept. 30, 2013, file photo, Charlotte Bobcats' Jeffery Taylor poses for a photo during the NBA basketball team's media day in Charlotte, N.C. Hornets forward Taylor pleaded guilty Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, to a domestic violence charge and admitted he pushed his girlfriend at a hotel in Michigan. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty Wednesday to a domestic violence charge and admitted he pushed his girlfriend at a hotel in Michigan.

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Ex-prep star pleads guilty to probation violation

DETROIT (AP) — Ex-Detroit prep football star Jayru Campbell has pleaded guilty to violating probation after his conviction for assaulting a school security guard.

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Schilling, trustee reach bankruptcy agreement

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has reached a tentative agreement to settle financial claims in the 38 Studios bankruptcy case in Delaware.

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Ex-Islanders co-owner may try to withdraw plea

NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for a former part-owner of the New York Islanders says his client may try to withdraw his guilty plea after learning he would be sentenced to 20 years in prison.

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