Co-owner of scratched Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge files lawsuit over injury

Injury to scratched Derby favorite prompts lawsuit

LEXINGTON, Ky. — A group that owns a share of one-time Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge has sued the colt’s other owner, claiming he didn’t disclose an injury that caused the horse to scratch the morning of the race.

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Correction: Gillispie-Lawsuit story

Correction: Gillispie-Lawsuit story

FRANKFORT, Ky. — In a July 14 story about the University of Kentucky’s legal dispute with former basketball coach Billy Gillispie, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a university contract for legal services needed further approval beyond a state legislative panel. Valeria Cummings, a spokeswoman for the state Finance and Administration Cabinet, said no further approval is needed for the university’s contract. The story also incorrectly identified the cabinet as the Department of Finance and Administration.

Co-owner of scratched Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge sues over injury

Injury to scratched Derby favorite sparks lawsuit

LEXINGTON, Ky. — A group that owns a share of one-time Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge has sued the colt’s other owner, claiming he didn’t disclose an injury that caused the horse to scratch the morning of the race.

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Complaint against Louisville coach Rick Pitino lacks evidence, won’t be prosecuted

Complaint against coach Pitino won’t be prosecuted

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A complaint filed with a police sex-offense unit by a woman accused of trying to extort Louisville coach Rick Pitino won’t be prosecuted because it lacks supporting evidence, a Kentucky prosecutor said Wednesday.

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Ky. legislative panel approves contract with law firm in lawsuit over Gillispie firing

Ky. legislative panel OKs contract in coach suit

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The University of Kentucky says it needs lawyers who can practice in Texas in its fight with former basketball coach Billy Gillispie, and a legislative panel has agreed to spend up to $100,000 to help with the bill.

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Pitino lawyer says coach has been interviewed by police over woman’s allegations

Police interview Pitino after complaint filed

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Police have interviewed Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino about allegations brought by a woman charged with trying to extort him, his lawyer said Monday.

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Rick Pitino’s lawyer says Louisville coach was interviewed by police over woman’s accusations

Police interview Rick Pitino after complaint filed

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Rick Pitino’s lawyer says police have interviewed Pitino and have been investigating allegations brought by a woman charged with trying to extort money from the Louisville coach.

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Ky. man charged with making calls in alleged extortion attempt on basketball coach Rick Pitino

Ky. man charged in Pitino extortion case

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Federal prosecutors have charged a Kentucky man with helping an alleged extortion attempt against University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino.

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Prosecutors agree to delay trial of woman accused of trying to extort Louisville coach Pitino

Prosecutors ask for delay in Pitino extortion case

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Federal prosecutors have agreed to delay for at least six weeks the trial of a woman accused of trying to extort millions of dollars from Louisville men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino.

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Jockeys’ Guild settles lawsuit with former chief, a step toward emerging from bankruptcy

Jockeys’ Guild settles lawsuit with former head

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Jockeys’ Guild and its one-time head have settled a long-running legal dispute, a key step toward allowing the organization to emerge from bankruptcy proceedings.

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