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Brian Bowen sues Adidas, associates over corruption scandal

Former Louisville and South Carolina player Brian Bowen II has sued Adidas and several associates caught up in the college basketball corruption scandal alleging federal racketeering violations that cost him the chance to develop his game. Bowen’s lawsuit was filed Monday in U.S. District Court in South Carolina. It has asked for unspecified damages and … Continue reading Brian Bowen sues Adidas, associates over corruption scandal

DENVER | Colorado lawsuit could ripple through US cannabis industry

DENVER — A federal trial in Colorado could have far-reaching effects on the United States’ budding marijuana industry if a jury sides with a couple who say having a cannabis business as a neighbor hurts their property’s value. The trial set to begin Monday in Denver is the first time a jury will consider a … Continue reading DENVER | Colorado lawsuit could ripple through US cannabis industry

DENVER | Pot, property values are focus of upcoming federal trial

DENVER  — A federal trial in Colorado could have far-reaching effects on the United States’ budding marijuana industry if a jury sides with a couple who say having a cannabis business as a neighbor hurts their property’s value. The trial set to begin Monday in Denver is the first time a jury will consider a … Continue reading DENVER | Pot, property values are focus of upcoming federal trial

NEW YORK | Father testifies on pay for play at college hoops programs

NEW YORK— The father of a top college basketball prospect has testified that his son was offered thousands of dollars to play at several major programs. Brian Bowen Sr. testified Thursday at a federal trial in New York that aspiring agent Christian Dawkins told him he could get $50,000 to play at the University of … Continue reading NEW YORK | Father testifies on pay for play at college hoops programs

Federal trial begins for widow of Orlando nightclub shooter

ORLANDO, Fla. /March 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The widow of the man who shot and killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando goes on trial in federal court Wednesday. Noor Salman, 31, is charged with aiding and abetting her husband Omar Mateen in planning the 2016 attack on the Pulse nightclub. She’s faces life … Continue reading Federal trial begins for widow of Orlando nightclub shooter