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April 10, 1994 | THE SOCIAL CLIMES STAFF
It was only a matter of time, we suppose, before the Tonya Harding-Nancy Kerrigan story made it to the literature rack of the underground. We refer, of course, to the comic book "Whacked! The Adventures of Tonya Harding and Her Pals," which has been showing up on racks all over town.
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April 10, 1994 | THE SOCIAL CLIMES STAFF
It was only a matter of time, we suppose, before the Tonya Harding-Nancy Kerrigan story made it to the literature rack of the underground. We refer, of course, to the comic book "Whacked! The Adventures of Tonya Harding and Her Pals," which has been showing up on racks all over town.
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May 17, 1994 | Associated Press
Shane Stant, who hit figure skater Nancy Kerrigan above the knee, and his uncle Derrick Smith, who drove the getaway car, were sentenced to 18 months in prison Monday after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit assault. A third defendant, Shawn Eckardt, pleaded guilty to racketeering. His sentencing was delayed until July 11. Stant and Smith were to be held overnight in the county jail and then transferred into the state prison system.
NEWS
February 24, 1994 | ELIZABETH MEHREN
You remember them: Portland's finest, the Olympic "Scheme Team." There's Tonya Harding, who spent Wednesday earning unimpressive short-program scores in Lillehammer; Jolly Jeff Gillooly, last seen peddling topless video footage of his beloved ex-wife; and Shawn Eckardt (the bulging bodyguard) and Shane Stant--both charged with conspiracy in the Jan. 6 attack on Nancy Kerrigan in Detroit. Now this lovable bunch is reunited on the pages of "WHACKED!
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 16, 2007 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Brian Sean Griffith, a former bodyguard to figure skater Tonya Harding who admitted a role in the attack on her rival Nancy Kerrigan during Olympics tryouts, has died. He was 40. Griffith, a burly man who had often weighed more than 300 pounds, died Wednesday in suburban Portland, Ore., of what his doctor reported as natural causes, according to the Washington County medical examiner's office. The specific cause of death is expected to be listed when the doctor files a death certificate.
SPORTS
March 22, 1994 | RANDY HARVEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
If figure skater Tonya Harding had not pleaded guilty to a lesser charge last week, she would have been indicted in the plot to injure rival Nancy Kerrigan, a grand jury said Monday. Three men allegedly involved in the Jan. 6 attack during the U.S. figure skating championships--Shawn Eckardt, Shane Stant and Derrick Smith--were indicted on charges of racketeering, conspiracy to commit assault, assault and unlawfully obtaining communications.
SPORTS
January 30, 1994 | From Associated Press
Two weeks before the Winter Games are to begin, Tonya Harding's chances of skating for the U.S. team and avoiding criminal charges appeared bleak as investigators gathered new evidence in the attack on Nancy Kerrigan. Harding's former husband, Jeff Gillooly, spent about two hours in the Multnomah County Courthouse on Saturday, after reportedly working out a deal that will reduce his jail time and implicate his former wife. And as investigators in Detroit, the site of the Jan.
SPORTS
January 22, 1994 | MARYANN HUDSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Even though authorities expect no arrests this weekend, they said Friday that they plan to work through the weekend in hopes of finding some resolution to the bizarre case surrounding the attack on figure skater Nancy Kerrigan. A top official said that he expected the case to wrap up next week, which will finally settle the question of whether national champion Tonya Harding was involved in the plot to harm Kerrigan in the Jan. 6 assault. Earlier Friday, presiding Judge Donald H.
SPORTS
April 18, 1994 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Hale Irwin, who made bogeys on three of the first six holes, recovered to shoot a three-under-par 68 for a record-setting victory Sunday at the Heritage Classic at Hilton Head Island, S.C. Irwin, 48, finished with an 18-under 266 at Harbour Town Golf Links, two strokes ahead of Greg Norman. Irwin broke Payne Stewart's record of 268 in 1989.
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March 22, 1994 | From Associated Press
Tonya Harding, who escaped a jail sentence in a plea bargain last week, was in on the plot to attack rival figure skater Nancy Kerrigan, a Portland grand jury concluded after more than two months of investigation. An indictment issued Monday named Harding along with the four men who have admitted their roles in the crime. Harding was not charged in the indictment only because of her plea agreement, prosecutor Norm Frink said.
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