Hearing Set for NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch Over Ex's Claims - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Hearing Set for NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch Over Ex's Claims

Posted:
Kurt Busch (Photo: AP) Kurt Busch (Photo: AP)

DOVER, Del. (AP)- NASCAR driver Kurt Busch is returning to court as a hearing resumes on his ex-girlfriend's request for a no-contact order.

Patricia Driscoll says that Busch assaulted her in his motorhome at Dover International Speedway in September and that she still fears for her safety.

A Family Court hearing on Driscoll's request for a no-contact order was scheduled to resume Monday. Her claims also are subject to a separate criminal investigation.

Busch's attorneys have denied the assault allegations and have tried to portray Driscoll as a scorned woman out to destroy Busch's career after he ended their relationship.

Busch testified last month that he asked Driscoll several times to leave after she showed up uninvited and demanded that he tell her son to his face that the couple's relationship was over.

  • Delmarvawide NewsDelmarvawide NewsMore>>

  • Neglected Dogs from Seaford Up for Adoption

    Neglected Dogs from Seaford Up for Adoption

    10/20/2017 19:28:00 -04:002017-10-20 23:28:00 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 7:28 PM EDT2017-10-20 23:28:28 GMT
    Gracie will be available for adoption this weekend.Gracie will be available for adoption this weekend.
    Three of the dogs rescued for a hoarded home in Seaford are going up for adoption this weekend.More
    Three of the dogs rescued for a hoarded home in Seaford are going up for adoption this weekend.More
  • Arrest Made In Delmar House Fire

    Arrest Made In Delmar House Fire

    10/20/2017 16:52:00 -04:002017-10-20 20:52:00 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-10-20 20:52:15 GMT
    Deputy State Fire Marshals have made an arrest in connection with a fire that occurred in Delmar, Maryland, on Wednesday.More
    Deputy State Fire Marshals have made an arrest in connection with a fire that occurred in Delmar, Maryland, on Wednesday.More
  • Ex-Maryland Sheriff Gets Probation for Misconduct in Office

    Ex-Maryland Sheriff Gets Probation for Misconduct in Office

    10/20/2017 16:45:00 -04:002017-10-20 20:45:00 GMT
    Friday, October 20 2017 4:45 PM EDT2017-10-20 20:45:50 GMT
    (Image: MGN)(Image: MGN)
    The former police chief of a small town on Maryland's Eastern Shore has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to misconduct in office.More
    The former police chief of a small town on Maryland's Eastern Shore has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to misconduct in office.More
  • Most Popular VideosMost Popular VideosMore>>

  • Seaford Family Supports Son Through Recovery

    Seaford Family Supports Son Through Recovery

    As the opioid epidemic continues to cut through communities across Delmarva, Debora Musser of Seaford is speaking up about her son's road to recovery in hopes of helping other families.

    More

    As the opioid epidemic continues to cut through communities across Delmarva, Debora Musser of Seaford is speaking up about her son's road to recovery in hopes of helping other families.

    More
  • Drivers, Business Owners Frustrated with Lane Closures Near Dover Bridge

    Drivers, Business Owners Frustrated with Lane Closures Near Dover Bridge

    Ever since the Dover Bridge area started construction, one business, which sits just at the end of the bridge, has lost nearly $60,000 each year.

    Now with traffic down to just one lane as workers get ready to start pipework, that business' owner says it likely won't get better.

    More

    Ever since the Dover Bridge area started construction, one business, which sits just at the end of the bridge, has lost nearly $60,000 each year.

    Now with traffic down to just one lane as workers get ready to start pipework, that business' owner says it likely won't get better.

    More
  • Wicomico County Sheriff's Facebook Post Questioned

    Wicomico County Sheriff's Facebook Post Questioned

    A now-deleted Facebook post from Wicomico County Sheriff Mike Lewis is causing controversy in the county. Lewis' post referred to protesters outside a Ravens Game on Sunday. The protesters were demonstrating next to a Maryland State Police trooper. In the post, Lewis referred to the protesters as "fist wielding, black power activists" who decried law enforcement officers' work.

    More

    A now-deleted Facebook post from Wicomico County Sheriff Mike Lewis is causing controversy in the county. Lewis' post referred to protesters outside a Ravens Game on Sunday. The protesters were demonstrating next to a Maryland State Police trooper. In the post, Lewis referred to the protesters as "fist wielding, black power activists" who decried law enforcement officers' work.

    More
Powered by Frankly

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices