Mike Tyson ordered by all-white jury to pay ex-trainer $4.4 million

October 1996
Jet;10/21/96, Vol. 90 Issue 23, p46
Announces the 1996 decision of a jury that Afro-American boxer Mike Tyson pay his ex-trainer Kevin Rooney for breach of contract. Amount of the payment handed down by an all Caucasian jury; Details of the case; Tyson's plan to appeal.


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