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By Robert N. Tracci
Congress must use its appropriations power to secure the border
Topic - Adam James
The fight between Mike Leach and Texas Tech isn't over yet.
The nasty voicemails and emails don't weigh on Adam James anymore. And he doesn't care if people view him as a pariah, the guy who brought an end to the high-flying Mike Leach era at Texas Tech.
Former coach Mike Leach sued ESPN Inc. and a public relations firm on Wednesday, accusing them of libel and slander after he was fired by Texas Tech amid accusations that he mistreated a player suffering from a concussion.
Attorneys for fired football coach Mike Leach argued before a three-judge panel Thursday that Texas Tech's behavior surrounding his departure means it can't claim immunity from his wrongful termination lawsuit.
Adam James has said his coach twice ordered him to stand for hours while confined in a dark place during practice.
The suit identifies another broadcaster _ Liggett said the mistake would be amended _ and says he described Adam James to "an audience of millions" and declared: "There is Adam James, who is the young man who was actually punished for having a concussion."