All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Kevin Roper’

Tracy Morgan Lawsuit Won’t Be Delayed

Tracy Morgan was seriously injured and his friend and fellow comic James McNair was killed when a Walmart truck hit their tour bus from behind back in June. The driver of that truck, Kevin Roper, sought to have the lawsuit filed by Tracy Morgan delayed. A federal judge has now ruled against that delay. Page Six reports that Kevin Roper …

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Tracy Morgan’s Lawsuit Against Walmart Being Hampered By Truck Driver

Kevin Roper, the truck driver charged in the New Jersey highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed comedian James McNair, is seeking a delay in the federal lawsuit against Walmart pending the outcome of his criminal case in state court. According to reports, Roper’s attorney filed the request on Friday, November 14. Roper has pleaded not guilty to one …

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Tracy Morgan Crash: Driver Seeks to Delay Lawsuit

Tracy Morgan was seriously injured and James McNair was killed when Kevin Roper slammed into the limo van in which they were traveling back in June. Now Roper has filed a request to delay a federal lawsuit. His criminal case will proceed. Roper’s attorney filed a motion asking to put Tracy Morgan’s lawsuit on hold pending the outcome of Kevin …

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Tracy Morgan Transferred to Rehab Facility Following Fatal Crash

Tracy Morgan was transferred to a rehab facility after spending almost two weeks in a New Jersey hospital following a fatal crash that took the life of his friend and comedy writer James McNair. It was back on June 7th that the tour bus Morgan and McNair, as well as several others, were riding in was hit from behind while …

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Tracy Morgan’s Medical Team Is “Optimistic”

Tracy Morgan is not out of the woods quite yet but his condition is improving. A spokesman for the Saturday Night Live alum reported that the actor/comedian is in critical but stable condition and that his medical team is “optimistic that his recovery is progressing.” Morgan’s publicist Lewis Kay said, “Today was a better day.” Kay also stated that Morgan’s …

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Tracy Morgan Still Critical, Truck Driver Charged in Crash

Tracy Morgan is still listed in critical condition from a crash early Saturday morning that killed fellow comic James ‘Jimmy Mack’ McNair. 35-year-old Kevin Roper of Jonesboro, Georgia has been charged with death by auto in connection with the crash as well as with four counts of assault by auto. His bail has been set at $50,000. Tracy Morgan was …

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