Skip to comments.Shelly Sterling Seeks Protections for Witnesses
Posted on 06/19/2014 10:44:46 AM PDT by nickcarraway
Shelly Sterling's potentially record-breaking deal with Ballmer was struck after Donald Sterling's racist remarks to a girlfriend were recorded and publicized.
In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald T. Sterling, right, sits with his wife Rochelle during the Clippers NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles.
Shelly Sterling's attorneys will ask a judge Thursday to order Donald Sterling and his attorneys to stop threatening, harassing or intimidating his wife's legal team and the doctors who determined the Los Angeles Clippers' co-owner was mentally incapacitated.
A person with knowledge of the legal proceedings told The Associated Press that the urgent request seeks protections for witnesses including three doctors who could testify in next month's scheduled trial to determine if Shelly Sterling can sell the Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.
The individual wasn't authorized to comment and spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday night on condition of anonymity.
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Not even with Laz’s.
Interesting issue. The trust’s language says both waive doctor/patient confidentiality, but apparently doesn’t say anything about HIPAA.