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Thursday, June 10, 2021

MLB All-Star game to stay in Denver, judge rules

U.S. District Judge Valerie Caproni, an appointee of former President Obama, ruled that the group did not have standing to sue, and that it is “not at all clear why it cares more about small businesses in Atlanta than small businesses in Denver,” according to Reuters.

JCN sued the MLB last week, arguing it should pay $100 million in damages to local businesses in Georgia as a result of moving the All-Star Game to Colorado.

Lawyers of the league said in a court filing on Monday that JCN didn’t provide any evidence for their claims and argued that the court shouldn’t waste their time on “political theatrics.”

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: June 10, 2021 at 10:25 PM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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