Caster Semenya to sue IAAF and ASA for well over $100 million
Posted Dec 28 2009 11:11am
You don't have to be able to read the tea leaves to see this lawsuit coming from 800 meters away.
It seems that this summer's biggest running controversy is moving from the track to the courts.
According to insidethegmes.biz Caster Semenya has retained an attorney and is now planning on suing the International Association of Athletics and Athletics South Africa for a combined$138 million.
"Semenya plans to sue the IAAF for $120 million (£75 million) and ASA for $18 million (£11 million).
She is angry that the IAAF allegedly leaked the information during the
World Championships in Berlin in August that there were doubts about
her gender and were then subsequently responsible for the information
that tests had revealed she was a hermaphrodite