Posts Tagged Law and order

Swiss say US has filed formal request to extradite 7 FIFA officials arrested in May

BERLIN (AP) — Swiss say US has filed formal request to extradite 7 FIFA officials arrested in May.

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Ohio prosecutor: Former Dayton basketball player sentenced

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio prosecutor says a former University of Dayton basketball player convicted of trespassing charges has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and ordered to pay restitution.

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Ex-Illinois women’s basketball players sue school, coach

In this Feb. 17, 2015, file photo, Illinois head woman's basketball coach Matt Bollant reacts to a call during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Piscataway, N.J.  Seven former U of I women’s basketball players filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday July 1, 2015, against the university that accuses coach Bollant and a former assistant Mike Divilbiss of violating their civil rights by creating a racially hostile environment. The lawsuit names the university, Director of Athletics Mike Thomas, Bollant, Divilbiss, and the university’s board of trustees. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Seven former University of Illinois women’s basketball players sued the university Wednesday, accusing coach Matt Bollant and a former assistant of violating their civil rights by using race to divide the team and try to force some players out.

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Houston Texans lineman Brandon Ivory charged in burglary

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Houston Texans defensive lineman Brandon Ivory has been charged in what police describe as a residential burglary in Tuscaloosa.

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WWE seeking to block concussion-related lawsuits

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — World Wrestling Entertainment is asking a federal judge to block lawsuits by former wrestlers who claim they have suffered long-term health problems from concussions they received in the ring.

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