Tyson ordered to pay former trainer $4.4 million for breach of contract

August 1998
Jet;08/03/98, Vol. 94 Issue 10, p47
Focuses on a court ruling in which boxer Mike Tyson was ordered to pay his former trainer Kevin Rooney, $4.4 million for breach of contract. Promise made by Tyson to Rooney; Information on the 2nd United States Circuit Court ruling; Dismissal of Rooney by Tyson.


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