Dec 23, 2013 9:08 PM by Associated Press
DALLAS (AP) - The widow of slain "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle has filed a lawsuit against her husband's business partners.
The Dallas Morning News reports that in a lawsuit filed Monday in Dallas, Taya Kyle is accusing Steven Young and Bo French of conspiring to "steal" Craft International, the tactical-training company co-founded in 2009 by her husband.
The suit alleges Young, the company's CEO, and French, its chief operating officer, are diverting contracts and assets from Craft International.
French says he and Young are declining to comment on the lawsuit.
Ex-Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura had previously filed a lawsuit against Chris Kyle's estate, claiming the sniper defamed him to gain notoriety for his best-selling book.
Kyle was killed in February along with a friend at a central Texas gun range.
Information from: The Dallas Morning News, http://www.dallasnews.com
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
6 hours ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more