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Monday, May 10, 2004
Ex-Bonnies Suing University: From Espn.com:
Former St. Bonaventure athletic director Gothard Lane is suing the school for libel, saying university officials maliciously damaged his reputation following last year's player eligibility scandal.
Lane is seeking at least $3 million in damages, according to papers filed in U.S. Federal Court in Buffalo on April 14. A court date has not been set.
And, in related news:
Former St. Bonaventure coach Jan van Breda Kolff is suing the school, saying he was wrongfully dismissed following last year's player eligibility scandal.
Van Breda Kolff's lawyer Lew Conner told The Associated Press on Thursday that a lawsuit was scheduled to be filed in U.S. Federal Court in Buffalo by the end of the day. He said van Breda Kolff is suing the school for breach of contract, libel, invasion of privacy and injurious falsehood.
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