SBD/June 18, 2014/People and Pop Culture
Names In The News
Published June 18, 2014
|Puig's escape from Cuba could be made into a
major motion picture after the rights sale
COURT REPORT: U.S. District Court Judge MILTON SHADUR yesterday launched a "scathing, seven-page opinion that blasted lawyers" for Hornets Owner MICHAEL JORDAN, who "had accused him of bias and asked that he recuse himself in Jordan’s multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Dominick's food stores." Shadur then recused himself from the "long-running case" (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 6/18).
NAMES: U.S. men's national soccer team F CLINT DEMPSEY "is releasing his debut album." During the offseason, he recorded a 13-track rap album, "THE REDUX," which will be released in the coming months (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 6/18)....Gold Medal-winning U.S. ice dancers MERYL DAVIS and CHARLIE WHITE "have been named Grand Marshals for this year's America's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Detroit" (MLIVE.com, 6/16)....Golfer GEOFF OGILVY put his 4,633-square-foot home in Del Mar, Calif., up for sale at $6.475M (LATIMES.com, 6/16)….Mavericks F VINCE CARTER, who “grew up in Daytona Beach, will be the keynote speaker at the June 27 meeting of the Leadership Daytona Council” (Daytona Beach NEWS-JOURNAL, 6/17).