Rodman Fined $225K for Inappropriate Touching

2006 butt slap incident did not stay in Vegas
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 28, 2009 1:27 PM CDT
Former basketball player Dennis Rodman.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Dennis Rodman must fork over a six-figure fine to a Las Vegas waitress he touched inappropriately in a 2006 incident, TMZ reports. The 28-year-old “beverage manager” said the former basketball star was incredibly intoxicated when he slapped her rear and tried to force her to dance with him. The $225,000 ruling was handed down by a Federal judge in Las Vegas. (Read more Dennis Rodman stories.)