TITLE

Tonya's nightmare

AUTHOR(S)
Brownlee, Shannon; Bowermaster, David
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/14/94, Vol. 116 Issue 6, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on figure skate Tonya Harding, whose life appears to be unraveling both on the ice and off. Implication by her ex-husband, Jeff Gillooly in the bizarre plot to disable rival Nancy Kerrigan; Question of whether Harding should represent the United States at the Winter Olympic Games; Decision which will be made by the US Olympic Committee. INSET: Anatomy of an assault..
ACCESSION #
9402097745

 

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