Posts Tagged Legal proceedings

Hearing set for soccer player in referee slaying

DETROIT (AP) — A motion hearing is planned in the case of a Detroit-area soccer player charged in the one-punch slaying of a referee.

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Judge allows Redskins to go forward with name case

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A judge is allowing the Washington Redskins to move ahead with a lawsuit seeking to overturn a cancellation of the team’s trademark.

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Hernandez lawyers due in court in 2012 slayings

In this Oct. 1, 2014 file photo, former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, left, and his lawyer Charles Rankin attended an evidentiary hearing at Fall River Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., where he faces charges in the 2013 shooting death of Odin Lloyd. Lawyers for Hernandez are due in court Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, on issues in a separate case, where Hernandez is charged in the 2012 fatal shootings of two men after a chance encounter in a Boston nightclub. (AP Photo/The Boston Globe, Wendy Maeda, Pool, File)

BOSTON (AP) — A judge has agreed to delay the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in the 2012 slaying of two Boston men.

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Football players’ parents sue over ritual comments

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — The parents of three Charleston football players have filed a lawsuit claiming characterizations of the team’s controversial postgame watermelon ritual damaged their sons’ reputations.

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Ex-coach’s lawyer seeks MLB records in drug case

In this Oct. 1, 2013, file photo, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez arrives at the offices of Major League Baseball in New York. The attorney for former University of Miami pitching coach Lazaro Collazo is seeking a wide range of Major League Baseball records for the coach's upcoming trial on illegal performance-enhancing drug distribution charges. That includes details of an immunity deal given to Rodriguez. Lawyer Frank Quintero Jr. says he needs the documents to defend his client in his February trial. (AP Photo/David Karp, File)

MIAMI (AP) — A lawyer for a former University of Miami pitching coach is seeking a wide range of Major League Baseball records for the coach’s upcoming trial on illegal performance-enhancing drug distribution charges, including details of an immunity deal given to the New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez.

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