Judge Upholds Protective Order Against Kurt Busch

In March, NASCAR driver Kurt Busch’s legal team asked a family court judge in Delaware to review the protective order granted against Busch to ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll. Today, Judge William Walls issued his decision to uphold that protective order, which will remain in effect until Feb. 16, 2016.
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Garbage People On Twitter Are Mocking Kurt Busch's Ex After Race Win

The Kurt Busch-Patricia Driscoll domestic violence allegations ended on a messy note. There wasn’t enough evidence to press criminal charges against ex-boyfriend Busch, but there was enough to assign Driscoll a protective order. Now, garbage people are using Busch’s latest NASCAR win as a reason to taunt Driscoll. »4/26/15 8:33pm4/26/15 8:33pm

Kurt Busch's Win Is Not Redemption For Domestic Violence Allegations

Some of the commentators covering Kurt Busch’s phenomenal driving as of late have uncomfortably tried to frame it as a Cinderella-style comeback. Mike Joy cranked that awkwardness up to 11 today, declaring Busch’s Sprint Cup Toyota Owners 400 win as going “from suspension to redemption.”
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NASCAR Driver Kurt Busch Will Not Be Charged For Domestic Assault

According to Associated Press motorsports reporter Jenna Fryer, the Delaware Department of Justice has announced today that they will not be pressing criminal charges against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch over allegations that Busch strangled and smashed ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll's head against a wall. »3/05/15 11:01am3/05/15 11:01am

Kurt Busch Signs Terms For His Return To NASCAR After Suspension

NBC Sports reports this morning that Kurt Busch has signed NASCAR's terms and conditions for the series' consideration of his reinstatement as a driver following his indefinite suspension. The suspension still holds in the meantime, however, there is the possibility that Busch will return to the grid. »3/02/15 12:07pm3/02/15 12:07pm

Graffiti, Deleted Tweets and IndyCar: Fallout From Kurt Busch Suspension

A suspension wasn't the only thing spawned by the Kurt Busch protective order ruling last week. Pit stall vandalism, regrettable tweets and even an IndyCar statement have been among the fallout from NASCAR's decision to suspend Kurt Busch indefinitely. Here's a rundown of everything you may have missed. »2/24/15 12:55pm2/24/15 12:55pm

Kurt Busch Ordered To Stay Away From Ex-Girlfriend; Busch To Appeal

A Delaware judge granted Patricia Driscoll a protective order against ex-boyfriend and NASCAR driver Kurt Busch today. The outcome of a criminal domestic abuse investigation carried out by the police has yet to be released, but the judge's ruling comes two days before Busch is set to participate in the races leading… »2/16/15 3:35pm2/16/15 3:35pm

Kurt Busch's NASCAR Team Has A Back-Up Plan In Case He Can't Race

As we all know, any judgement against Kurt Busch regarding his domestic assault allegations will invoke the iron-fisted wrath of NASCAR, who certainly doesn't want to appear as if they condone that sort of thing. Luckily for Stewart-Haas Racing fans, they have a plan for if Kurt can't race. »2/14/15 10:01am2/14/15 10:01am

Kurt Busch's Testimony: My Ex-Girlfriend Is A Trained Assassin 

Back in November, Kurt Busch's ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll accused him of smashing her head into a motorhome wall three times, and filed for a protection order. The first two days of a hearing regarding the order were held in Kent County (Del.) Family Court in December. According to ESPN, Driscoll testified that… »1/13/15 11:26pm1/13/15 11:26pm

Busch's NASCAR Drive Could Be In Limbo If Charged With Domestic Assault

The investigation into ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll's allegations of domestic abuse against NASCAR driver Kurt Busch has concluded, but what would possible charges mean for Busch's career? According to Autoweek, charges filed could mean consequences not only from his teams and sponsors, but NASCAR itself. »1/07/15 4:59pm1/07/15 4:59pm

Kurt Busch Claims He Was Naked When His Ex-Girlfriend Barged Into His RV

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch called ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll's allegations of domestic assault a "fabrication" in his testimony Wednesday. Busch claims that he was emotionally distraught after watching a movie when Driscoll decided to check up on him anyway, barging in on him in the nude. »12/18/14 2:00pm12/18/14 2:00pm