Judge denies motion to speed up case
LUBBOCK, Texas -- A judge ruled Wednesday that fired Texas Tech coach Mike Leach's lawsuit against the university can go forward, but not as quickly as his attorneys wanted.
State District Judge William Sowder denied a motion by Leach's attorneys to speed up taking depositions from school administrators and obtaining documents relevant to the case.
"I see no reason to give Mr. Leach any special treatment in this case," the judge told the court. "So this case will take an ordinary ...
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