Mets Owners Delay Fight For Discovery In Madoff Case

Law360, New York (February 24, 2011, 6:44 PM EST) -- Attorneys for the owners of the New York Mets pushed back for two weeks a discovery hearing scheduled for Thursday in their heated battle with the trustee liquidating Bernard L. Madoff's investment company.

In documents filed over the past week in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, attorneys for the ownership group asked the court to force bankruptcy trustee Irving Picard to turn over documents he claims show the Mets partners reaped $300 million in bogus profits from Bernard. L. Madoff's...
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