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Racial Schotts result in suspension

Updated: January 28, 2002, 10:36 AM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Feb. 3, 1993

For uttering racial and ethnic slurs, Cincinnati Reds owner Marge Schott is suspended for a year, beginning March 1, from running the team by Major League Baseball. She can be reinstated in eight months if she complies with conditions of the suspension. She also is fined $25,000, the maximum permitted of an individual under the Major League agreement, and ordered to undergo multicultural sensitivity training.

In a compromise -- Schott dropped plans for a ...

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