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Knicks Owner Seeks Sanctions Against Charles Oakley Over Appeal

Nov. 29, 2021, 6:51 PM

Counsel for Knicks owner James Dolan and Madison Square Garden Co. will seek sanctions against Charles Oakley for yet again appealing the dismissal of his long-running suit over his removal from the Garden while at a Knicks game, according to a court filing Monday.

“Oakley and his counsel continue to burden defendants and the federal judiciary by pursuing this frivolous, vexatious litigation,” Dolan’s counsel told the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

“Oakley and his counsel have repeatedly made unsupportable legal arguments and asserted bald-faced lies that have no place in a federal courtroom, and were ...