Jay Mariotti gets probation
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles city attorney's office says Jay Mariotti, an AOL Fanhouse sports columnist and regular panelist on ESPN's "Around The Horn", pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor battery count stemming from an August incident involving a female companion.
City attorney's spokesman Frank Mateljan says Mariotti was sentenced Thursday to 36 months of probation, community service and a domestic violence course.
Mariotti was originally charged with seven counts, but Mateljan ...
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