Derrick Rose was recently sued in federal civil court because he and two friends allegedly gang-raped a woman. A federal civil trial was held in California in which Jane Doe is suing Rose and his friends for sexual battery. The trial for the August 2013 incident was held October 14, just before the start of the NBA season.
This post was originally published on the Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal website on October 22, 2016. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.
Krooks, Joel, "The NBA Can Take A Play Out Of The NFL’s Disciplinary Policy" (2016). AELJ Blog. 128.