TITLE

Clearing the Docket After a week steeped in legalese, the sports world needed the iron hand of a hangin' judge

AUTHOR(S)
REILLY, RICK
PUB. DATE
September 1992
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;9/14/92, Vol. 77 Issue 11, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
9209213207

 

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