Mike Tyson's latest conviction could end his boxing career

Evans, Howie
February 1999
New York Amsterdam News;02/11/99, Vol. 99 Issue 7, p5
Discusses the possible end of professional boxer Mike Tyson's career after he was convicted for assaulting a pair of motorists in Montgomery County, Maryland. Judge Stephen P. Johnson's suspension of Tyson's jail time; Tyson's involvement in several lawsuits; Ramifications of appealing Johnson's sentence; Indiana Judge Patricia Gifford's ruling on Tyson's 1992 conviction on rape charges.


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