Posts Tagged Law and order

New trial date set in Tennessee discrimination lawsuit

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A new trial date has been set for a lawsuit that former Tennessee associate director of sports medicine Jenny Moshak and two ex-Lady Vols strength coaches filed against the university.

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Pennsylvania school nixes coaching hire of Artrell Hawkins

In this file photo from Nov. 24, 2002, Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Artrell Hawkins (27) plays against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh. Hawkins was named as head coach at Bishop McCort High school in Johnstown Pa. on Feb. 18, 2015. But on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, the western Pennsylvania Catholic school rescinded its decision to hire Hawkins. A spokesman for the school said, that the "formal process" and "protocols" used to hire its coaches were not followed before the school announced that it hired Hawkins Jr. as head football coach. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, FILE)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Retired NFL player Artrell Hawkins Jr.’s alma mater has rescinded its decision to hire him as football coach.

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Appeals court: Couple can sue Jack Nicklaus in Utah case

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled a Colorado couple can sue Jack Nicklaus over an alleged misrepresentation of the golf legend’s membership role in a $3.5 billion southern Utah luxury golf resort that went bankrupt in 2009 before it could open.

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‘American Sniper’ suspect’s ex-comrades mourn man they knew

In this 2008 photo provided by Corey Smalley, Eddie Ray Routh poses with an AK-47 at Camp Fallujah in Iraq. For the Marines who served with him in the Iraqi desert, the man on trial for gunning down "American Sniper" Chris Kyle and a friend is not the Eddie Ray Routh they knew. The 27-year-old veteran stands charged with capital murder in the Feb. 2, 2013, slayings of the former Navy SEAL and his friend, Chad Littlefield. The two men had taken Routh to a shooting range after Routh's mother asked Kyle to help her son cope with debilitating post-traumatic stress disorder and other personal demons. (AP Photo/Courtesy of Corey Smalley)

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — For those who served with Eddie Ray Routh in the Iraqi desert, the man on trial for gunning down the famed “American Sniper” Chris Kyle and a friend is not the Marine they had come to know.

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Police probing 2nd racist incident involving Chelsea fans

Chelsea fans watch an English Premier League soccer match against Burnley at the Stamford Bridge ground in London, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. British police launched an investigation into further suspected racism involving Chelsea fans as the London club used Saturday’s Premier League game to celebrate diversity in football. Stickers emblazoned with “Support Chelsea Support Equality” were handed out at Stamford Bridge after a week when public acts of racism by some Chelsea fans brought a renewed focus on football’s fight against discrimination. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

LONDON (AP) — British police launched an investigation into further suspected racism involving Chelsea fans as the London club used Saturday’s Premier League game to celebrate diversity in football.

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