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241 F.3d 350 *; 2000 U.S. App. LEXIS 34656 **
FREDERICK E. BOUCHAT, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. BALTIMORE RAVENS, INCORPORATED; NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PROPERTIES, INCORPORATED, Defendants-Appellants.
Subsequent History: [**1] As Amended January 17, 2001. Certiorari Denied May 21, 2001, Reported at: 2001 U.S. App. LEXIS 3863.
Writ of certiorari denied Baltimore Ravens, Inc. v. Bouchat, 532 U.S. 1038, 149 L. Ed. 2d 1003, 121 S. Ct. 2000, 2001 U.S. LEXIS 3863 (2001)
Partial summary judgment granted by, in part Bouchat v. Baltimore Ravens, Inc., 215 F. Supp. 2d 611, 2002 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 6966 (D. Md., 2002)
Prior History: Original Opinion Previously Reported at: 2000 U.S. App. LEXIS 24792.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Maryland, at Baltimore. Marvin J. Garbis, District Judge. (CA-97-1470-MJG).
Bouchat v. Baltimore Ravens, Inc., 228 F.3d 489, 2000 U.S. App. LEXIS 24792 (4th Cir. Md., 2000)
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