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    Nancy Kerrigan's brother, Mark, was charged with assaulting their 70-year-old father Monday. Their father, Daniel Kerrigan, died shortly after the police were called to his Massachusetts home Sunday.
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    Nancy Kerrigan is seen here in a training session with then-rival Tonya Harding during the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehamer, Norway. Kerrigan was a 1992 Olympic bronze medalist and one of the favorites to win the gold medal at the '94 Games. <p> On Jan. 6, 1994, the day before Kerrigan was to defend her U.S. figure skating title in Detroit, she stopped to talk with reporters in a hallway next to the ice rink when an assailant connected to Harding ran past the 24-year-old skater and smashed her knee with a metal baton. <p> The Feb. 23, 1994, showdown between Kerrigan and Harding was the third most-watched sports broadcast of all-time. Kerrigan earned a silver medal, while Oksana Baiul took the gold. Harding finished eighth.
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    Tonya Harding's ex-husband, Jeff Gillooly, and three other men pleaded guilty to attacking Kerrigan with a police baton before the '94 Winter Games. Harding denied having full knowledge of the plan before the incident and accepted a plea bargain on a charge of hindering the prosecution. She was sentenced to three years' probation. After serving time in prison, Gillooly changed his name to Jeff Stone.
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    Tonya Harding was arrested for hitting her boyfriend with a hubcab in 2001 during a dispute. She spent three days in jail. In January 2002, a Washington state judge evicted her from her home after she failed to pay $4,350 in rent and late fees.
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    Former Olympic skater Nicole Bobek, who won the U.S. figure skating championship in 1995, was charged with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine in July 2009. She was released on $100,000 bail and faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted. Bobek hasn't commented publicly about the case. <a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/oly/figureskating/columns/story?columnist=nelson_amy&id=4389556" target="external">Click here </a> for more on her story from ESPN.
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    Three years after winning the gold in the 1994 Olympic Games, Oksana Baiul was charged with drunken driving. She later entered an alcohol rehabilitation program and said she had been drinking heavily for several months before her crash.
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    In the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Jamie Sale and David Pelletier (seen here in 2005) skated a flawless routine that was widely believed would result in a gold medal for them. But to the shock of spectators and the media, the Canadian couple took second place, finishing narrowly behind the Russian pair figure skaters. An investigation revealed that the French judge whose vote allowed the Russians to finish first was pressured to cast her vote for them. As a result of the scandal, Sale and Pelletier were also awarded gold medals -- the Russians were allowed to keep theirs -- and the Olympic rules for judging ice-dancing were changed.
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    Wolfgang Schwartz, who won an Olympic figure-skating gold medal for Austria in 1968, was sentenced in 2006 to eight years in prison for plotting to kidnap the teenage daughter of a Russian businessman and hold her for ransom. Schwarz had already been convicted on trafficking charges in 2002. In that case, he acknowledged bringing five women from Russia and Lithuania to Austria, but said he did it to help them. <p> Schwarz is seen here with Ingrid Wendl training in Vienna in the 1950's.
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