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Judge promises ruling ASAP after Crew lawsuit hearing

Sep 04, 2018 - Columbus Business First (Ohio)

Letting Columbus Crew SC leave town may disappoint fans, but there's a far bigger issue at stake, lawyers for the team said Tuesday in a hearing at Franklin County Common Pleas Court.

"(It's) a protection of the Constitution," Bradley Ruskin, representing Major League Soccer, said about the potential move to Austin, Texas.

"The relocation of a club is never a first choice and we recognize people are upset - but that doesn't allow the state to keep the defendants from doing so," he sa...