Ex-NFL Coach Says Paul Weiss Can't Pause Defamation Row

Law360, Jersey City (June 8, 2016, 9:07 PM EDT) -- A former Miami Dolphins coach told a Florida federal court Wednesday to reject renewed efforts to stay his defamation suit over a locker room bullying probe made by attorney Ted Wells and Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison LLP, saying the court has already rejected their arguments.

The five-paragraph motion Wells and the firm filed last week in support of a discovery stay summarizes the same arguments that U.S. District Judge Darrin P. Gayles shot down in a February order on an earlier pause request, former Dolphins assistant coach Jim Turner contended, saying the only difference is that they now complain...

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Florida Southern

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Assault Libel & Slander


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September 2, 2015

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