Tennis coach Nick Philippoussis has stroke in US jail and may never face sexual assault trial

Country
Australia (AU)
Score
6.8
Source
The Guardian
Time
2018-01-05 (UTC)
ID
10522288

Philippoussis, the father of former world top 10 Australian player Mark Philippoussis, is catatonic after the stroke Australian tennis coach Nick Philippoussis has suffered a massive stroke in a US jail and will likely never face trial for charges he sexual assaulted two young girls he trained in California. A San Diego judge was told on Thursday 68-year-old Philippoussis, the father of former world top 10 Australian player Mark Philippoussis, is catatonic after the stroke and has been held under guard and handcuffed to a bed in a public hospital for several months. Continue reading...