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Former Clippers owner Donald Sterling files for divorce

Former Clippers owner Donald Sterling files for divorce

Donald Sterling filed for divorce Wednesday in Los Angeles Superior Court, almost a year after a contentious legal fight with his wife, Shelly, led to the sale of the Clippers. Court papers cited "irreconcilable differences" between the couple, who would celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary in less than three weeks. However, the court later rejected Wednesday’s filing because it was incomplete, according to a spokeswoman. The matter is expected to be re-filed. The documents alleged that Shelly Sterling has refused to distribute her husband’s share of the record $2-billion sale of the Clippers. Half of the amount is in an escrow account controlled by the...

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