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German vet loses appeal over death of Swarovski heir's horse

Jan. 9, 2020 5:01 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — A German veterinarian has lost his appeal over the death of a champion dressage horse belonging to a member of the Swarovski family. A Munich regional court on Thursday dismissed the vet's appeal against a lower court ruling last year ordering him to pay 250,000 euros ($278,000) to the owner...

Ex-Olympian pleads not guilty to attempted in shooting

Jan. 6, 2020 12:03 PM EST

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A former Olympic equestrian charged with shooting and wounding a woman at his training center last summer pleaded not guilty Monday to two counts of attempted murder. Michael Barisone did not speak at length during the hearing, which came about two weeks after he was indicted by a...

Ex-Olympian indicted on attempted murder counts in shooting

Dec. 18, 2019 4:48 PM EST

A former Olympic equestrian charged with shooting and wounding a woman at his training center was indicted on two counts of attempted murder. Michael Barison also faces a weapons count in the indictment, which was made public Wednesday, handed up by a Morris County grand jury. Authorities have said the Aug. 7...