Woman seeks dismissal of lawsuit against Luke Walton

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former sportscaster and Chaparral High School volleyball star Kelli Tennant is seeking dismissal of her sexual assault lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton, a court document shows. The request for dismissal of the civil case was filed Tuesday in Los Angeles County Superior Court. The dismissal form did not include any information on the reason for dismissal. "I can confirm we received the dismissal and it's nice to see that it was voluntarily and permanently dismissed by the claimant," Walton's attorney, Mark Baute, said in an email Thursday afternoon. A message seeking comment was left with Mardirossian & Associates, the law firm representing Tennant. Tennant sued Walton last April, shortly after he became the Kings' coach following his dismissa
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