Former Dodgers Owner's Ex-Wife Can't Depose Blackstone Exec

Law360, New York (January 3, 2013, 7:37 PM EST) -- Former Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt's ex-wife can't depose a Blackstone Group LP affiliate's executive, whom McCourt may allegedly have asked to help him lowball the formerly bankrupt team's value by $1.7 billion during his divorce, a New York state judge ruled Thursday.

Judge Jeffrey K. Oing said during a hearing that McCourt's ex-wife, Jamie McCourt, must first try to get the answers she seeks from her husband, who has so far refused to answer.

Jamie McCourt has accused her ex-husband of defrauding her by...
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