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FSU booster group to pay attorney fees from lawsuit

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Florida State University’s booster organization will pay most of the defense fees from a lawsuit brought by a former student who said the school failed to adequately investigate allegations that she was raped by quarterback Jameis Winston. Seminole Boosters Chairman David Rancourt said in an email to members that the organization will pay about $1.3 million of the university’s $1.7 million legal fees. The state’s Risk Management Fund will pay the remainder and the $950,000 settlement to Erica Kinsman and…

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Seminole Boosters won’t pick up option on Bobby Bowden’s contract

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His is the most recognizable face in the history of FSU football, but Bobby Bowden is now no longer affiliated with the program. Seminole Boosters, Inc. has decided not to pick up the option on Bowden’s three-year contract, according to the Tallahassee Democrat. “They decided not to renew it,” Bowden said. “I wasn’t surprised at all. I didn’t feel like I was earning my money, to be honest with you. I didn’t feel like I was doing enough.” Bowden, 85,…

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