You STFU because you are clueless as you Vrablic comments dictated.
Not only you are clueless in whats happening in the harness racing world but you are very thick headed.
Vrablic had that class II drug positive in 2008.
Here I am giving you some positives where you can really sink your teeth into. Lap it up
FINES AND SUSPENSIONS BULLETIN
Fri, Feb 22 --Thu, Feb 28--2013
The following actions published herein and imposed pursuant to the rules and
regulations of the Racing Commissions
of the various states and provinces are given full faith and credit and strictly enforced by the United States Trotting
Association consistent with the provisions of USTA Rule 22, Section 13 and 14 relative to RECIPROC
PENALTIES. The fact that there is no separate action taken by the USTA in the form of a "ruling of reciprocity" shall
not be construed as a failure to recognize and/or reciprocate with those published penalties.
Please note that the following act
ion is in an abbreviated form. Further information may be available by contacting the
Racing Commissions or their representatives.
An analysis of test sample obtained from Park Lane Sue following its first
place finish in the fourth race on December 22, 2012 at Balmoral Park
revealed the presence of phenylbutazone. Pursuant to IRB rule 603.60 A 3
B 1, the purse money won by Park Lane
Sue in said race is hereby ordered
forfeited and redistributed among the remaining horses according to their
order of finish.
GREGOIRE, RAY S
Mr. R Scott Gregoire was responsible for the horse Ray`s Commando
appearing in the paddock for the 1st race on February 23, 2013 at Dover
Downs in an unfit condition. The horse was deemed unfit by having high base
excess readings in pre
race blood g
as testing and had to be scratched. DHRC
2.2)(188.8.131.52.3)(8.9.15)(184.108.40.206)(220.127.116.11.1)(18.104.22.168.2). Fines are due within
10 days of ruling. An appeal for this ruling i
s due before 4:00pm Wednesday,
February 27, 2013. Mr. Gregoire had a hearing in the Judge`s office on
February 25, 2013 at Dover Downs.
MC CLAIN, THOMAS K
180 DAYS, 2/22/2013 THRU
Urine sample #580963 collected at Lebanon Raceway on the horse Jan`s
Best contains O
desmethyltramadol a known urinary metabolite of
Tramadol. Tramadol is a narcotic analgesic that is listed as a Class 2 drug
by the Association of Racing Commissioners Inte
rnational, Inc. Subject is
barred from all tracks governed by the O.S.R.C., all horses under the care
or ownership of subject shall be suspended pending approval by the judges
at Lebanon Raceway or O.S.R.C. of transfer to another trainer or owner.
$800 is to be returned and redistributed. Referred to the O.S.R.C.
for further action. O.S.R.C. 3769
(2)&(B)1&10 , 3769
Status as of 2/27/2013
Per the settlement
agreement which was approved at the February 21, 2013 commission
meeting, Mr. McClain withdraws his appeal of Lebanon Raceway
Ruling number 2012
21 and waives his right to an appeal. Mr. McCla
agrees to a suspension of one hundred eighty (180) days, a fine of
$1000 paid to the Commission and agrees to return the purse of $800
to Lebanon Raceway. The 180 day suspension will begin on February
RUCKER, KENNETH M
WIND GAP, PA
10 DAYS, 2/25/2013 THRU
HORSE DISQUALIFIED, PURSE
PA Code 58
183.336 .352 .355 .357 Sample #319505 collected at Pocono
Downs on 9/28/12 from the horse Themida was found to contain procaine at
a high level. This is a violation of the Pennsylvania medication rules. Mr.
Rucker is fined $500.00 and is suspend
ed 15 days(full) starting on 11/28/12
and continuing through 12/12/12. There is also a loss of the
purse($4750.00). During this suspension he and all horses owned or trained
by him are barred from all grounds under the jurisdiction of the PHRC. Any
r of horses by Mr. Rucker must be approved by the judges at Pocono
Status as of 2/25/2013
Mr. Rucker has withdrawn
his appeal and accepted a $750 fine and a ten day full suspension.
SLOAN, KIMBERLY L
Ms.Sloan has dropped her appeal of ruling #NFLD
006 and the
penalty remains the same. O.S.R.C.
ST LOUIS, MARC E JR.
SWARTZ CREEK, MI
730 DAYS, 2/18/2013 THRU
REVOCATION(REV) AS OF 2/18/2013
CONDUCT DETRIMENTAL TO THE BEST INTEREST OF HORSE
The Penalty of: Revocation of all Mr. St Louis Jr`s 2013 occupational
licenses and ineligible to be licensed in the State of Michigan for two years,
beginning 2/18/2013 through and including 2/15/2015. Mr. St Louis Jr. is
deemed a disqualified person. Duri
ng this time Mr. St Louis Jr. is denied the
privileges of all grounds live and/or simulcast that are under the jurisdiction
of the MGCB. Explanation: Mr. St Louis Jr. did violate his probation as
stated in the MGCB Stewards Ruling # 6282 dated 2/19/2011.
STOUTENBURG, JOHN A
Violation of N.J.A.C. Rule 13:71
Administring medication to respiratory
WARD, FREDERICK H JR
Trainer FREDERICK WARD JR. having waived his right to a formal hearing
is hereby notified that his horse GRACIE GRACIE whom was entered in the
1st race on Monday, February 18th, 2013 is fully suspended for THIRTY
(30) calendar days for appearing in the rac
ing paddock in an unfit condition.
The horse GRACIE GRACIE had a TCO2 reading in excess of the
prescribed thresholds and is found to be in violation of PPI Rule 160.2300
(A) (B). The horse GRACIE GRACIE will become eligible to qualify and
resume racing on
Wednesday, March 20th, 2013. *Further occurances of
this nature will result in immediate and escalating fines.http://horsemen.ustrotting.com/pdf/rulings/rulings-20130301.pdf
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