Recent rulings collected by the ARCI organization

    The rulings that follow were received by ARCI within the last 5 days.  Please note that the ruling dates may be more than 5 days old. This report has been sorted from most to least recent ruling date. >11/18/2020<

130 Total Rulings compiled at: 11/23/2020 4:48:53 PM G.M.T.

Name: JAMES EDWARD STILTNER Ruling Date: 11/23/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Oak Grove Racing and Gaming
Ruling Number: 2020-OG-3 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC.9 (3)--WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMUM ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: CHARLES MASON CONRAD Ruling Date: 11/23/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Oak Grove Racing and Gaming
Ruling Number: 2020-OG-030 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9 (3)--WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: JAMES M WAKINS Ruling Date: 11/22/2020
Jurisdiction: West Virginia Racing Commission Facility: Mountaineer Park
Ruling Number: 2020-MP-174 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 1000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RULING #174 DATE: 11/22/2020 TO: James Watkins DOB: 12/27/1963 PERMIT #: 39118 Owner/Trainer

The Stewards hereby impose the following penalty: Industrial Laboratories reported sample #E407257 taken from the horse “Foggy Kitten” which finished 1st in the 3rd race on Monday, November 2, 2020 did contain Dexamethasone confirmed in blood at (54.0 pg/ml). The measurement uncertainty is +/- 0.6 pg/ml at the 5 pg/ml threshold. Dexamethasone is a class 4 drug carrying a C penalty. Mr. Watkins waived his right to a hearing and elected not to send a split sample. The Board of Stewards concludes that Mr. Watkins has violated section 178-1-49.4.a.2 of the Thoroughbred Racing Rule, 178 C.S.R.1. This medication/prohibited substance violation is the permit holder’s 1st offense in a 365- day period for multiple medication/prohibited substance carrying a C penalty. The permit holder has accumulated zero (0) points under the multiple medication violation point system prior to this ruling. The points assessed for this medication/prohibited substance violation are one (1) giving a total of one (1) point pursuant to section 178-1-49.3.m of the Thoroughbred Racing Rules. Based on the guidelines set forth in table 178-1 of the Thoroughbred Racing Rules, the Board of Stewards hereby fine Mr. Watkins one thousand dollars ($1,000.00).

The horse “Foggy Kitten” is disqualified from all purse monies and the purse is to be redistributed as follows: 1st) Dee Way to Go 2nd) Wee Monie Creek 3rd) Roraima 4th) Lonely Drifter 5th) Carina 6th) Cora Anne 7th) Have a Taste

The horseman’s bookkeeper is requested to make the necessary adjustments.

All fines are to be paid within seven (7) days of imposition as per West Virginia Rule of Racing 178-1-8.5.N. You have the right to appeal this ruling to the Racing Commission. Your appeal must be received in the Commission Office within 20 days of your receipt of the ruling and must include a security fee in the amount of $500.00.

Name: HENRY TRIMBLE Ruling Date: 11/21/2020
Jurisdiction: Ohio Racing Commission Facility: Northfield Park
Ruling Number: 2020-NDP-236 Ruling Type: Failure to Meet Financial Obligation
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/21/2020 Suspension End:
Ruling Text:
Mr. Trimble is hereby suspended until he returns the purse ($2,707.00) per ruling 20FultnCo1. O.S.R.C.-3769-18-01(B)(1)&(13)  18-02  18-99
Name: ROBERT ALAN BOGGS Ruling Date: 11/21/2020
Jurisdiction: Ohio Racing Commission Facility: Northfield Park
Ruling Number: 2020-NDP-234 Ruling Type: Failure to Meet Financial Obligation
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/21/2020 Suspension End:
Ruling Text:
Mr. Boggs is hereby suspended until he returns the purse money ($3,500.00) per rulings NFLD-2019-312 and 2020-188. O.S.R.C.-3769-18-01(B)(10)&(13)  18-02  18-99
Name: DERRICK FLOWERS Ruling Date: 11/21/2020
Jurisdiction: Ohio Racing Commission Facility: Northfield Park
Ruling Number: 2020-NDP-235 Ruling Type: Failure to Meet Financial Obligation
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/21/2020 Suspension End:
Ruling Text:
Mr. Flowers is hereby suspended until he pays the fine ($500.00) per ruling 20FultnCo1 to the judges at Northfield Park. O.S.R.C.-3769-18-01(B)(10)&(13)  18-02  18-99
Name: GREGORY J TRACY Ruling Date: 11/21/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Mile
Ruling Number: 2020-CM-T#90 Ruling Type: Update Previous Ruling
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 4000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: , is hereby FINED THE SUM OF FOUR THOUSAND DOLLARS ($4000.00), for selling the horse “SOPHIA SAID WHAT” without being properly authorized.

On October 28, 2020, a hearing was held in the HORSE RACING ALBERTA office of the Board of Steward’s at Century Mile Racetrack and Casino.

The hearing was to determine if Trainer, GREGORY TRACY, was in violation of HORSE RACING ALBERTA Rule 286 and 287(1)(i), specifically the unauthorized sale of the horse “SOPHIA SAID WHAT”.

The Board of Stewards conducted the investigation by talking to all parties involved and by listening to Mr. Tracy’s testimony. After the conclusion of our investigation, we have determined that Mr. Tracy conducted himself in an unethical manner prejudicial to the best interest of Horse Racing.

In accordance with HORSE RACING ALBERTA Rule 286, 287(1)(i).

In accordance with HORSE RACING ALBERTA Rule 296(1)(a)(2)(a).

In accordance with HORSE RACING ALBERTA Rule 297(1) fine to be paid within ten (10) days.

Mr. Tracy must appear before the Board of Stewards before applying for any future HORSE RACING ALBERTA license.

In accordance with HORSE RACING ALBERTA Rule 63.

Name: NICHOLAS LOUIS MEITTINIS Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission Facility: Delaware Park
Ruling Number: DEL 127-2020 Ruling Type: Possession of Medication/Drugs/Contraband/Injectable(s)/Needle/Syringe
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: November 18, 2020

Stewards Ruling 127-2020

After appearing with the Board of Stewards by telephone at Delaware Park on November 18, 2020. Veterinarian Nicholas Meittinis is fined $500 for distributing "Contraband" {Filled syringes with medication) in the Delaware Park barn area to a licensed Trainer after a routine barn inspection by a Commission Investigator. A violation of DTRC Rule #15.1.1.3. No person other than a veterinarian shall have in his possession any equipment for hypodermic injection, any substance for hypodermic administrat ion or a foreign substance which can be administered internally to a horse by any route. 19.2.1 Any party who is penalized by any order or ruling of the Stewards may apply to the Commission for a review of such Stewards' order or ruling. 19.3 Application for Review: 19.3.1 An application to the Commission for the review of a Steward's order or ruling must be made within forty­ eight (48) hours after such order or ruling is issued by written or oral notice and shall: 19.3.1.1 Be in writing and addressed to the Commission's Administrator of Racing, accompanied by a filing fee in the amount of $250 plus an additional fee to cover the cost of administrative expenses including court reporter costs. The Commission, for just cause, may refund the $250 portion of the filing fee. In no event shall the advance payment of the court reporter's fee be refunded.

Failure to pay the assessed fine by the due date may result in a suspension of license. Monetary fines not paid within the parameters of the official ruling are subject to penalty and interest charges at the rate of 1.5% per month compounded monthly.

Name: JAMES DAVID JUNGQUIST Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Mile
Ruling Number: 2020-CM-H#84 Ruling Type: General/Miscellaneous Rulings
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: did violate HORSE RACING ALBERTA Directive 168-2020, Rule 458-2(1)(b); excessive action, which is characterized by unreasonable quality or degree, including using the whip continuously and/or without allowing the horse time to respond, while driving #6 “JUST A DRAGON” in Race # 2, Monday, November 16, 2020. (Repeat Offence).

Name: DAVID F. JUNGQUIST Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Mile
Ruling Number: 2020-CM-H#78 Ruling Type: General/Miscellaneous Rulings
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: did violate HORSE RACING ALBERTA Directive 168-2020, Rule 458-2(1)(b); excessive action, which is characterized by unreasonable quality or degree, including using the whip continuously and/or without allowing the horse time to respond, while driving #6 “JUST A DRAGON” in Race # 2, Monday, November 16, 2020. (Repeat Offence).

Name: HERIBERT NAHERD MARTINEZ Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Washington Racing Commission Facility: Emerald Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-EMD-71 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 250 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, a ruling conference was held with jockey Heribert Martinez at which time testimony was heard and a review of the video was conducted. Accordingly, Heribert Martinez is hereby assessed a fine of $250.00 for failing to maintain a straight course down the backside causing interference in the fourth race on Thursday, October 22, 2020. The fine is due within seven days of the service of this ruling. Failure to pay the fine within the required time will result in your license being suspended until the fine is paid in full.

WAC 260-52-040

JOCKEY CHALLENGE You have the right to challenge this stewards' ruling. If you wish to challenge this ruling, you must file a request for a hearing before the Commission within seventy two (72) hours of service of this ruling. The request must be filed with an office of the Commission and must include your name, address, telephone number, signature and a statement of the basis for the challenge to the ruling. If such request for hearing is not filed with the Commission within the seventy two (72) hours or in the format listed above, then you are deemed to have waived your rights to a hearing before the Commission. After seventy two (72) hours, if you have not filed a request for a hearing before the Commission the Stewards' penalty will be imposed.

Name: Ricky T Garcia Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Washington Racing Commission Facility: Emerald Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-EMD-72 Ruling Type: Failure to Pay Fine or Fees
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 4017 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: After being properly notified and failing to appear, the WHRC licenses of Ricky T Garcia is hereby suspended until such time as he appears before the WHRC board of stewards or provides proof that he has resolved the financial complaint lodged by Lazy K Tack & Feed, LLC. in the amoount of $4017.00.

WAC 260-24-510 WAC 260-28-030

FACILITY ACCESS During the term of this suspension Ricky T Garcia is denied access to and privileges of any and all restricted areas coming under the jurisdiction of the Washington Horse Racing Commission.

RIGHT TO CHALLENGE You have the right to challenge this stewards' ruling. If you wish to challenge this ruling, you must file a request for a hearing before the Commission within seven (7) days of service of this ruling. The request must be filed with an office of the Commission and must include your name, address, telephone number, signature and a statement of the basis for the challenge to the ruling. If such request for hearing is not filed with the Commission within the seven days or in the format listed above, then you are deemed to have waived your rights to a hearing before the Commission. After seven days, if you have not filed a request for a hearing before the Commission the Stewards' penalty will be imposed.

Name: Ricky T Garcia Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Washington Racing Commission Facility: Emerald Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-EMD-73 Ruling Type: Failure to Report or Appear
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: On October 28, 2020, Ricky T Garcia was declared ineligible by ruling EMD20-071 for failing to appear to address a financial complaint lodged by Lazy K Tack & Feed, LLC. On October 28, 2020 the WHRC board of stewards received notice that Ricky T Garcia had made arrangements for restitution and the complaint was withdrawn. Accordingly, Ricky T Garcia is hereby restored to good standing. WAC 260-24-510

Ricky T Garcia agreed that the debt is owed and a payment schedule was set as follows- A total of $250.00 will be paid twice each month against this debt, starting on October 30, 2020, until all the debt is paid in full. Failure to comply with any of the requirements stipulated in this ruling may result in a suspension of his WHRC license or him being declared ineligible for licensing.

WAC 260-28-030

Name: JORGE ROSALES-IBARRA Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Washington Racing Commission Facility: Emerald Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-EMD-74 Ruling Type: General/Miscellaneous Rulings
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: After waiving his rights to a formal ruling conference, trainer Jorge Ibarra Rosales is hereby assessed a fine of $100.00 for the unauthorized late scratch of the horse Stratus Bird in the seventh race on Wednesday, October 28, 2020. The fine is due within seven days of the service of this ruling. Failure to pay the fine within the required time will result in your license being suspended until the fine is paid in full.

WAC 260-40-010

Name: CANDICE S CRYDERMAN Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Washington Racing Commission Facility: Emerald Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-EMD-75 Ruling Type: Failure to Meet Financial Obligation
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: On October 30, 2020, a conference was held with trainer Candice Cryderman regarding a financial complaint lodged by Denise Mitchell in the amount of $3,555. Candice Cryderman agreed that the debt was owed and agreed to pay five hundred ninety six ($596.00) by the end of each additional month until the balance debt is paid in full by May 1, 2021. Failure to comply with the requirements stipulated in this ruling will result in a suspension of Candice Cryderman license(s) or being declared ineligible for licensing until such time that the debt is paid in full.

WAC 260-28-030

You have the right to challenge this stewards' ruling. If you wish to challenge this ruling, you must file a request for a hearing before the Commission within seven (7) days of service of this ruling. The request must be filed with an office of the Commission and must include your name, address, telephone number, signature and a statement of the basis for the challenge to the ruling. If such request for hearing is not filed with the Commission within the seven days or in the format listed above, then you are deemed to have waived your rights to a hearing before the Commission.

Name: ABBIE CHRISTINE JOHNSON Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Washington Racing Commission Facility: Emerald Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-EMD-76 Ruling Type: Failure to Pay Fine or Fees
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 125.87 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, a steward's conference was scheduled with Abbie Christine Johnson regarding a financial obligation from Lazy K Tack & Feed, LLC. Abbie Christine Johnson was properly served and failed to appear. Accordingly, Abbie Christine Johnson is hereby suspended until such time as the unresolved amount of $125.87 is paid in full.

WAC 260-24-510 WAC 260-28-030

RIGHT TO CHALLENGE You have the right to challenge this stewards' ruling. If you wish to challenge this ruling, you must file a request for a hearing before the Commission within seven (7) days of service of this ruling. The request must be filed with an office of the Commission and must include your name, address, telephone number, signature and a statement of the basis for the challenge to the ruling. If such request for hearing is not filed with the Commission within the seven days or in the format listed above, then you are deemed to have waived your rights to a hearing before the Commission. After seven days, if you have not filed a request for a hearing before the Commission the Stewards' penalty will be imposed.

Name: ABBIE CHRISTINE JOHNSON Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Washington Racing Commission Facility: Emerald Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-EMD-77 Ruling Type: General/Miscellaneous Rulings
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: After having been notified by Lazy K Tack And Feed, llc. that licensee Abby Christine Johnson had satisfied her financial complaint, Abby Johnson is hereby restored to good standing.
Name: AMBER R COBB Ruling Date: 11/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission Facility: Delaware Park
Ruling Number: DEL 126-2020 Ruling Type: Possession of Medication/Drugs/Contraband/Injectable(s)/Needle/Syringe
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: November 18, 2020

Stewards Ruling 126-2020

After appearing with the Board of Stewards at Delaware Park on November 18, 2020. Trainer Amber Cobb is fined $500 for having "Contraband" (Filled syringes with medication) in the barn after a routine barn inspection by a Commission Investigator. A violation of DTRC Rule #lS.1.1.3. No person other than a veterinarian shall have in his possession any equipment for hypodermic injection, any substance for hypodermic administration or a foreign substance which can be administered internally to a horse by any route. 19.2.1Any party who is penalized by any order or ruling of the Stewards may apply to the Commission for a review of such Stewards' order or ruling. 19.3 Application for Review: 19.3.1An application to the Commission for the review of a Steward's order or ruling must be made within forty-eight (48) hours after such order or ruling is issued by written or oral notice and shall:

19.3.1.1 Be in writing and addressed to the Commission's Administrator of Racing, accompanied by a fili ng fee in the amount of $250 plus an additional fee to cover the cost of administrative expenses including court reporter costs. The Commission, for just cause, may refund the $250 portion of the filing fee. In no event shall the advance payment of the court reporter's fee be refunded.

Failure to pay the assessed fine by the due date may result in a suspension of license. Monetary fines not paid within the parameters of the official ruling are subject to penalty and interest charges at the rate of 1.5% per month compounded monthly .

Name: JOHN REEVE MCGAUGHEY Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Churchill Downs
Ruling Number: #20-0078 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer: J. Reeve McGaughey (D.O.B. 6/2/1989)

Upon receipt of notification from Industrial Laboratories, the official testing laboratory for the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, sample number E378902 taken from LESSONS FROM AVERY, who finished fifth in the ninth race at Keeneland on October 23, 2020 contained methocarbamol at a level of 4.0 ng/ml in blood (Class C drug). After waiving his right to a formal hearing before the Board of Stewards, J. Reeve McGaughey is hereby fined FIVE HUNDRED ($500.00) DOLLARS. LESSONS FROM AVERY is disqualified and all purse money forfeited. Pari-mutuel wagering is not affected by this ruling. Upon receipt of this ruling, the licensee is required within thirty (30) days to pay any and all fines imposed to the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. Failure to do so will subject the licensee to a summary suspension of license pursuant to 810 KAR 3:020 Section 15 (cc).

810 KAR 4:100 Section 3, subsections (1) and (2)(d) 810 KAR 4:010 Section 10, subsection (4) 810 KAR 4:060 Section (6)(7) 810 KAR 8:010 Section 2 810 KAR 8:010 Section 15, subsection (2)(3) 810 KAR 8:030, Section 4, subsection (3)(a)(b)

BY ORDER OF THE STEWARDS

Name: SHEROD M ROUSER Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Churchill Downs
Ruling Number: #20-0079-1 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owners: Michael and Deborah Rouser

Upon receipt of notification from Industrial Laboratories, the official testing laboratory for the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, sample number E378902 taken from LESSONS FROM AVERY, who finished fifth in the ninth race at Keeneland on October 23, 2020 contained methocarbamol at a level of 4.0 ng/ml in blood (Class C drug). Michael and Deborah Rouser waived their right to a formal hearing before the Board of Stewards. LESSONS FROM AVERY is disqualified and all purse money forfeited. Pari-mutuel wagering is not affected by this ruling. All purse monies must be returned to the association. The purse of this race is ordered redistributed as follows:

THE OFFICIAL ORDER OF FINISH IS: 1st # 4 LADY LAWYER 2nd #14 QUICK WITTED 3rd # 5 MY GAL BETTY 4th # 3 SPEEDY SOLUTION 5th # 7 COMPLICIT 6th #10 WINTER SUNSET

Disqualified #8 LESSONS FROM AVERY

810 KAR 4:010 Section 10, subsection (4) 810 KAR 4:060 Section (6)(7) 810 KAR 8:010 Section 2 810 KAR 8:030 Section 4, subsection 3(a)(c)

BY ORDER OF THE STEWARDS

Name: DEBORAH W ROUSER Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Churchill Downs
Ruling Number: #20-0079-2 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owners: Michael and Deborah Rouser

Upon receipt of notification from Industrial Laboratories, the official testing laboratory for the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, sample number E378902 taken from LESSONS FROM AVERY, who finished fifth in the ninth race at Keeneland on October 23, 2020 contained methocarbamol at a level of 4.0 ng/ml in blood (Class C drug). Michael and Deborah Rouser waived their right to a formal hearing before the Board of Stewards. LESSONS FROM AVERY is disqualified and all purse money forfeited. Pari-mutuel wagering is not affected by this ruling. All purse monies must be returned to the association. The purse of this race is ordered redistributed as follows:

THE OFFICIAL ORDER OF FINISH IS: 1st # 4 LADY LAWYER 2nd #14 QUICK WITTED 3rd # 5 MY GAL BETTY 4th # 3 SPEEDY SOLUTION 5th # 7 COMPLICIT 6th #10 WINTER SUNSET

Disqualified #8 LESSONS FROM AVERY

810 KAR 4:010 Section 10, subsection (4) 810 KAR 4:060 Section (6)(7) 810 KAR 8:010 Section 2 810 KAR 8:030 Section 4, subsection 3(a)(c)

BY ORDER OF THE STEWARDS

Name: GEORGE LEONARD III Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Churchill Downs
Ruling Number: #20-0080 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 250 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owner/Trainer: George Leonard III (D.O.B. 4/5/1965)

Upon receipt of notification from Industrial Laboratories, the official testing laboratory for the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, sample number E378540 taken from BET YOUR BANKROLL, who finished third in the second race at Churchill Downs on November 1, 2020 contained ranitidine at a level of 95.6 ng/ml in blood (Class D drug). After waiving his right to a formal hearing before the Board of Stewards, George Leonard III is hereby fined TWO HUNDRED FIFTY ($250.00) DOLLARS. Upon receipt of this ruling, the licensee is required within thirty (30) days to pay any and all fines imposed to the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. Failure to do so will subject the licensee to a summary suspension of license pursuant to 810 KAR 3:020 Section 15 (cc).

810 KAR 4:100 Section 3, subsections (1) and (2)(d) 810 KAR 4:010 Section 10, subsection (4) 810 KAR 8:010 Section 2 810 KAR 8:010 Section 15, subsection (2)(3) 810 KAR 8:030, Section 4, subsection (6)(a)(b)

BY ORDER OF THE STEWARDS

Name: John Brandon Scott Campbell Ruling Date: 11/18/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-CENT-H#82 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 2000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: 11/11/2020 Suspension End: 12/17/2020
Ruling Text: Laboratory reported the Urine sample for the horse JUST A START the 1st place finisher in Race #4 tested positive for cobalt.
Name: Douglas William Chappell Ruling Date: 11/18/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-CENT-H 81 Ruling Type: Update Previous Ruling
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Having appeared before the Board of Judges on November 7, 2020 and having satisfied his commitment to the Judges, his suspension is lifte4d. Mr. Chappells license is hereby cancelled without prejudice.
Name: Logan Keaton Gillis Ruling Date: 11/18/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-CENT-H#83 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 2000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: 11/17/2020 Suspension End: 12/1/2020
Ruling Text: The Horse KOOTNEY LAGER tested positive for the medication METOPROLOL in 4th Race October 17, 2020.
Name: RICHARD J BOROWSKY Ruling Date: 11/18/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Harness Racing Commission Facility: Dover Downs
Ruling Number: DD-40-20 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/18/2020 Suspension End: 11/21/2020
Ruling Text: Driver Richard Borowsky is suspended from driving, for 3 days (11/18/20 - 11/20/20), for Hooking Wheels (INT2) while driving JUST SAY JOE in the 2nd race on 11/17/20 at Dover Downs (See DHRC ruling: 7.6.13.1.9).
Name: DOUGLAS E. SHANYFELT Ruling Date: 11/17/2020
Jurisdiction: West Virginia Racing Commission Facility: Mountaineer Park
Ruling Number: 2020-MP-173 Ruling Type: Failure to Properly Identify/Present Horse or Greyhound
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RULING #173 DATE: 11/17/2020 NAME: Douglas Shanyfelt DOB: 5/16/1959 PERMIT: # 38922 Owner/Trainer

The Stewards hereby impose the following penalty: Owner/Trainer Douglas Shanyfelt is hereby fined one hundred dollars ($100.00) for violation of WV Rule of Racing 178-1-49.7.e.5 “A trainer or his or her designee shall be responsible for the guarding, condition, care and handling of the horse at all times and the trainer or his or her designee shall be present to handle the horse and serve as a witness to the furosemide (Lasix) administration.” Mr. Shanyfelt failed to be present and available at the appropriate time for the treatment of Lasix for the horse “Taurus C” in the 1st race on Tuesday, November 17, 2020, resulting in a late scratch. All fines imposed by the stewards shall be paid to the Racing Commission within 7 days after the ruling is issued, unless otherwise ordered by the Stewards, per WV Rule of Racing number 178-1-8.5.n. You have the right to appeal this ruling to the Racing Commission. Your appeal must be received in the Commission Office within 20 days of your receipt of the ruling and must include a security fee in the amount of $500.00.

Name: ALEX GONZALEZ Ruling Date: 11/17/2020
Jurisdiction: West Virginia Racing Commission Facility: Mountaineer Park
Ruling Number: 2020-MP-172 Ruling Type: Failure to Submit Urine Sample
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/17/2020 Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RULING #172 DATE: 11/17/2020 NAME: Alex Gonzalez DOB: 10/18/1991 PERMIT: # 35311 Jockey

The Stewards hereby impose the following penalty: Jockey Alex Gonzalez is hereby summarily suspended pending a hearing on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 for violation of WV Rule of Racing #178-1-24.3.n. “Refusing testing ordered by the Board of Stewards”

All fines imposed by the stewards shall be paid to the Racing Commission within 7 days after the ruling is issued, unless otherwise ordered by the Stewards, per WV Rule of Racing number 178-1-8.5.n. You have the right to appeal this ruling to the Racing Commission. Your appeal must be received in the Commission Office within 20 days of your receipt of the ruling and must include a security fee in the amount of $500.00.

Name: Mario A. Trujillo Ruling Date: 11/12/2020
Jurisdiction: Louisiana Racing Commission Facility: Evangeline Downs
Ruling Number: 24070 Ruling Type: Race Office/Track Rule Violation
Breed: Quarter Horse Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 200 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Failure to have the required 60 day workout resulting in the late scratch of his scheduled starter, “Kas Hes Moonin,” from race 5, November 11, 2020 at Evangeline Downs.
Name: RUBEN CHAVEZ Ruling Date: 11/11/2020
Jurisdiction: Louisiana Racing Commission Facility: Evangeline Downs
Ruling Number: 24069 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Quarter Horse Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Phenylbutazone was reported, by the Louisiana State University Equine Medical Surveillance Laboratory, in post race plasma of sample ED45093, at 2.89ug/ml. This sample was identified with “Dynastys Five Bar“ the winner of race 5, October 24, 2020 at Evangeline Downs. Upon notification, Trainer Rueben Chavez declined his right to have the split portion of this sample tested and waived his right to a steward’s hearing. The stewards concluded that this sample contained Phenylbutazone above the permitted level. Trainer Rueben Chavez is hereby fined $500 for a first ARCI category IV or V drug violation, in Louisiana, within a twelve month period.

Name: TYLER G SHEHAN Ruling Date: 11/11/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Oak Grove Racing and Gaming
Ruling Number: 2020-OG-2 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: FINED: $500.00, ACTION(S) AGAINST LICENSE: PROBATIONARY (PRO) AS OF 11/10/2020

810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9(3)(b)---USING THE WHIP IN A MANNER OTHER THAN THAT PRESCRIBED IN THE KENTUCKY HORSE RACING COMMISSION RACING REGULATIONS WHICH INDICATE WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT. FURTHERMORE, TYLER SHEHAN IS PLACED ON A PROBATIONARY STATUS THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE KENTUCKY HORSE RACING COMMISSION HARNESS RACING SEASON FOR REPEATED OFFENSES.

Name: TODD MCCARTHY Ruling Date: 11/9/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Harness Racing Commission Facility: Dover Downs
Ruling Number: DD-36-20 Ruling Type: Failure to Report or Appear
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Driver Todd McCarthy is fined $100 for failure to drive when programmed (Dec 4) on FOREVER FAV in the 2nd race on 11/5/20 at Dover Downs (see D.H.R.C. Rule 5.5.9). All fines are to be paid within 10 days of receipt of ruling.
Name: SATURNINO NAUPAC Ruling Date: 11/4/2020
Jurisdiction: West Virginia Racing Commission Facility: Charlestown
Ruling Number: 2020-CT-71 Ruling Type: Unlicensed Participant
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owner, Saturnino Naupac, Permit #35990, DOB 01/31/1958, is hereby fined One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) for having an underage non license juvenile on the association property on Friday October 27, 2020, violating WVRC rule 24.1.i. which reads:

The Racing Commission shall not grant an occupational permit to anyone under eighteen (18) years of age. Provided, except that an occupational permit may be granted at sixteen (16) years of age for the children and grandchildren of licensed permit defined for the purposes of this subdivision as owners, breeders, trainers and veterinarians. An applicant may be required to submit a certified copy of his or her birth certificate in connection with his or her application for a permit.

Mr. Naupac had been warned previously, and as a result was ejected by PNGI for seventy-two hours pending a meeting with the Board of Stewards. We met with Mr. Naupac, he was informed that this is a final warning that if he breaks this rule again he is jeopardizing his permit and it will result in a suspension of his license.

All fines imposed by the stewards shall be paid to the Racing Commission within (7) Calendar days after the ruling is issued, unless otherwise ordered by the stewards.

You have the right to appeal this ruling to the Racing Commission. Your appeal must be received in the Commission Office within 20 days of your receipt of the ruling and must include a security fee in the amount of Five ($500.00) Hundred.

Name: LINDA TOSCANO Ruling Date: 11/2/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-27 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 8:010 SEC 2 (2)(a)(3)(5)(a)(b)---ON SEPTEMBER 1, 2020 INDUSTRIAL LABORATORY REPORTED TO THE KENTUCKY HORSE RACING COMMISSION THAT BLOOD SAMPLE E543851 TAKEN FROM THE HORSE "BABY YOU’RE THE BEST" REVEALED THE PRESENCE OF METHOCARBAMOL. TRAINER, LINDA TOSCANO REQUESTED THAT THE SAMPLE BE SENT FOR FURTHER ANALYSIS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA DAVIS. THAT RESULT FROM UC DAVIS CONFIRMED THE ORIGINAL FINDINGS. THEREFORE, LINDA TOSCANO IS HEREBY ASSESSED A CIVIL PENALTY OF $500.00 AND THE PURSE MONEY OR $20,000 IS HEREBY ORDERED RETURNED FORFEITED AND REDISTRIBUTED IN THE FOLLOWING MANNER. "BABY YOUR THE BEST" IS HEREBY DISQUALIFIED FROM THE WIN AND PLACED LAST. NEW ORDER OF FINISH IS AS FOLLOWS: GAI WATERHOUSE 2ND PL. 1ST.--HOT GOSSIP 3RD PL. 2ND.--FIREFLY 4TH PL. 3RD.--PRISTINE BEAUTY 5TH PL. 4TH.--SAIL BY 6TH PL.5TH.
Name: GARY RONDELL CAMPBELL Ruling Date: 11/1/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-28 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 8:010 SEC 2 (2)(a)(3)(5)(a)(b)---- INDUSTRIAL LABORATORY REPORTED TO THE KENTUCKY HORSE RACING COMMISSION THAT BLOOD SAMPLE E378088 TAKEN FROM THE HORSE "SERIOUSLY HANOVER" REVEALED THE PRESENCE OF HYDROCORTISONE HEMISUCCINATE. TRAINER WAS GARY CAMPBELL. THEREFORE, DUE TO MITIGATING CIRCUMSTANCES GARY CAMPBELL WILL BE ISSUED A WARNING ONLY. THE PURSE MONEY OR $3300.00 IS HEREBY ORDERED RETURNED, FORFEITED, AND REDISTRIBUTED IN THE FOLLOWING MANNER. "SERIOUSLY HANOVER" FINISHED 1ST IS PLACED LAST. "LUCKSREALDEAL" FINISHED 2ND. PLACED 1ST. "MAJOR LEGACY" FINISHED 3RD. PLACED 2ND. "MOUNTAIN HIGH" FINISHED 4TH.PLACED 3RD. "FUEL THE JOE" FINISHED 5TH. PLACED 4TH. "CHEEKIE VIC" FINISHED 6TH. PLACED 5TH.
Name: Silvano Naraiudo Morales Ruling Date: 11/1/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Mile
Ruling Number: 2020-CM-T82 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: misuse of the riding crop in Race 7 Sunday Oct. 25/20
Name: Silvano Naraiudo Morales Ruling Date: 11/1/2020
Jurisdiction: Horse Racing Alberta Facility: Century Mile
Ruling Number: 2020-CM-T#83 Ruling Type: General/Miscellaneous Rulings
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 400 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: for allowing his mount to drift in under right-handed urging during the stretch run interfering with #8 Ruck on his inside causing his mount #9 to be disqualiffied from 2nd and placed 3 rd.
Name: SALVADOR FLORES Ruling Date: 10/23/2020
Jurisdiction: Louisiana Racing Commission Facility: Evangeline Downs
Ruling Number: 24056 Ruling Type: Failure to Conduct Business in Proper Manner
Breed: Quarter Horse Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Fined $100 for failure to declare an equipment change (flipping halter on) for his scheduled starterDd Cricket in the 2nd race October 22, 2020, at Evangeline Downs, a change from its last race.
Name: SALVADOR FLORES Ruling Date: 11/23/2020
Jurisdiction: Louisiana Racing Commission Facility: Evangeline Downs
Ruling Number: 24056-RES Ruling Type: Failure to Conduct Business in Proper Manner
Breed: Quarter Horse Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 24056 - Ruling Rescinded: was issued in error.
Name: MADELYN A ROYAL Ruling Date: 10/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Keeneland
Ruling Number: #20-0071 Ruling Type: By Order of Commission/Administration
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: 10/21/2020 Suspension End: 1/18/2021
Ruling Text: Owner/Trainer: Madelyn A. Royal (D.O.B. 10/27/1956)

Pursuant to the Settlement Agreement and Stipulation in the case of Edward Bray and Madelyn Royal vs. KHRC (Administrative Action #KHRC-19-TB-008 & 015), Owner/Trainer Madelyn A. Royal is hereby suspended NINETY (90) days, October 21, 2020 through January 18, 2021 (inclusive) and fined FIVE HUNDRED ($500.00) DOLLARS. MISS PINKERTON (Turfway Park February 14, 2019), is disqualified and all purse money forfeited. Pari-mutuel wagering is not affected by this ruling. During her suspension Ms. Royal is denied the privileges of all facilities under the jurisdiction of the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. Entry of all horses owned or trained by Ms. Royal is denied pending transfer to persons acceptable to the stewards. At the conclusion of the suspension, Ms. Royal shall remain suspended and ineligible to obtain a license until all conditions of the Settlement Agreement and Stipulation have been satisfied, including payment of fine and return of purse money to Turfway Park.

810 KAR 1:004 Section 3 (3) 810 KAR l:008 Section 3 (4) 810 KAR l:012 Section 10 (3) 810 KAR l:017 Section 5 (2), 6 and 7 810 KAR l:018 Section 2, Section 3 (1)(3), Section 14, Section 15 (2)(3), Section 20 (1) 810 KAR 1:025 Section 14 (i)(jj) 1.2. and X.1 810 KAR l:028, Section 4 (3)(a)(b)(C)

BY ORDER OF THE STEWARDS

Name: MADELYN A ROYAL Ruling Date: 10/23/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Keeneland
Ruling Number: #20-0071-SA Ruling Type: By Order of Commission/Administration
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: 10/21/2020 Suspension End: 1/18/2021
Ruling Text: RE: #20-0071 - Settlement Agreement
Name: JOHN D PERRIN Ruling Date: 10/20/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Oak Grove Racing and Gaming
Ruling Number: 2020-OG-1 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9 (3) ---WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: JOHN D PERRIN Ruling Date: 10/21/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: Oak Grove Racing and Gaming
Ruling Number: 2020-OG-1-FO Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-OG-1 - Ruling Final Outcome
Name: RAMON MENDOZA TREJO Ruling Date: 10/15/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Zia Park (Hobbs)
Ruling Number: 2020-ZIA-19 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owner Ramon Trejo was duly notified and failed to appear or respond, before the Board of Stewards on October 14, 2020, and had his hearing held in absentia, in accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(4)(d )non-appearance, at Zia Park. The hearing was in regard to the confirmed positive of the Drug Class 3 Penalty Class A (Quarter Horses), Albuterol found in test sample E397324 taken from the 1st place finisher, “Mr. Desert Wrangler”, in the 4th race on August 23, 2020, at The Downs at Albuquerque Race Track.

Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to trainer and was confirmed by TVMDL.

15.2.6.9(C)(4) There is no permissible concentration of Clenbuterol or Albuterol that is allowed to appear in any official sample. Robert D. Sanderson is the trainer of record for the horse “Mr. Desert Wrangler”, was duly notified and failed to appear.

For Ramon Trejo’s FIRST Class 3A medication violation in a LIFETIME the Board of Stewards hereby assess a penalty, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(1) Penalty Recommendations, as follows:

    1. The horse “Mr. Desert Wrangler”, is hereby disqualified from first place and ordered unplaced from the 4th race on August 23, 2020, at the Downs of Albuquerque Racetrack, for all but pari-mutuel wagering. The purse redistribution is as follows.
                1. Jm Iknowimspecial
                2. Discrete
                3. Borose
                4. Mias Irish Dynasty
                5. Notorious
                6. Geranium
                7. I M Brazilian
                8. Devil of Ramadi
                9. Rf Big Daddys Girl
Unplaced “Mr. Desert Wrangler” 2. Pursuant to rule 15.2.6.9 (B)(1), the horse “Mr. Desert Wrangler” is placed on the veterinarian’s list for 180 days from October 15, 2020 through April 13, 2021 and must pass a commission-approved examination before becoming eligible to be entered.

Licensee is found in violation of and ruling written in accordance with: Licensee is found in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.5.13(E)(4)(d) Running of the Race/ 15.2.6.9 MEDICATIONS AND PROHIBITED 15.2.5.14 D. 7 Protests, Objection and Inquiries/ 15.2.6.9(C)(1)(8)(c) Medication Restrictions/16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U) Protection of Horses/ 15.2.6.9(B)Penalty Recommendation/15.2.5.13 E (4) (d) Disqualification and purse distribution. Appeal Procedures An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, the period is extended to include the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. The appeal must be received by noon, at the main commission offices or with the stewards who issued the ruling and must be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $500. The fee must be in the form of a money order, cashier's check or a corporate check. Last date of appeal: October 25, 2020

Name: DAVID MILLER Ruling Date: 10/11/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-25 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9 (3)--WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: DAVID MILLER Ruling Date: 10/15/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-25-FO Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-RM-25 - Ruling Final Outcome
Name: ANDY MILLER Ruling Date: 10/10/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-21 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9(3)---WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: ANDY MILLER Ruling Date: 10/15/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-21-FO Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-RM-21 - Ruling Final Outcome
Name: DAVID MILLER Ruling Date: 10/10/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-20 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9 (3) WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: DAVID MILLER Ruling Date: 10/15/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-20-FO Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-RM-20 - Ruling Final Outcome
Name: AARON EDWARD MERRIMAN Ruling Date: 10/10/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-18 Ruling Type: Failure to Drive When Programmed
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:060 SEC 26 (2)--FAILURE TO DRIVE 2 RACES
Name: TYLER G SHEHAN Ruling Date: 10/10/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-19 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 200 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9 (3)---WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT. FIRST 2020 KHRC WHIP VIOLATION.
Name: YANNICK GINGRAS Ruling Date: 10/10/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-22 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 9(3)--WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER LEAVING WELTS.
Name: DEWAYNE S MINOR Ruling Date: 10/10/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-23 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9(3)---WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: ROMAN FLORES LOPEZ Ruling Date: 10/10/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-24 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9(3) --WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCIRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT.
Name: ROMAN FLORES LOPEZ Ruling Date: 10/15/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-24-FO Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-RM-24 - Ruling Final Outcome
Name: CARMEN PINTO Ruling Date: 10/8/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission Facility: Delaware Park
Ruling Number: DEL 110-2020 Ruling Type: License Denied, Rescinded, Revoked, Suspended, Withdrawn or Exclusion
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 10/8/2020 Suspension End: 11/19/2020
Ruling Text: October 8, 2020

Stewards Ruling 110-2020

Owner Carmen Pinto, DOB: 02/04/1944, RCI ID: 2142478, is suspended for failing to fulfill his license application requirements as required by the D.T.R.C. Refer to D.T.R.C Rules 6.1, 6.1.1, 6.1.6 and 3.4.1.3 (Stewards Duties).

Name: LOUIS JOHN MAIRONE Ruling Date: 10/8/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission Facility: Delaware Park
Ruling Number: DEL 109-2020 Ruling Type: License Denied, Rescinded, Revoked, Suspended, Withdrawn or Exclusion
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 10/8/2020 Suspension End: 11/20/2020
Ruling Text: October 8, 2020

Stewards Ruling 109-2020

Owner Louis Mairone, DOB: 05/10/1955, RCI ID: 2141624, is suspended for failing to fulfill his license application requirements as required by the D.T.R.C. Refer to D.T.R.C Rules 6.1, 6.1.1, 6.1.6 and 3.4.1.3 (Stewards Duties).

Name: John C Carlisle Ruling Date: 9/22/2020
Jurisdiction: West Virginia Racing Commission Facility: Mountaineer Park
Ruling Number: 2020-MP-117 Ruling Type: Failure to Properly Identify/Present Horse or Greyhound
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RULING #117 DATE: 9/22/2020 NAME: John Carlisle DOB: 7/7/1980 PERMIT: # 38630 Trainer

The Stewards hereby impose the following penalty: Trainer John Carlisle is hereby fined one hundred dollars ($100.00) for violation of WV Rule of Racing 178-1-26.3.g “Each trainer is responsible for presenting his or her horse and being present in the paddock at a time appointed before post time of the race in which the horse is entered.” Mr. Carlisle failed to have the horse “Icy Kaufy” present in the paddock for the 8th race on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, necessitating a late scratch.

All fines imposed by the stewards shall be paid to the Racing Commission within 7 days after the ruling is issued, unless otherwise ordered by the Stewards, per WV Rule of Racing number 178-1-8.5.n. You have the right to appeal this ruling to the Racing Commission. Your appeal must be received in the Commission Office within 20 days of your receipt of the ruling and must include a security fee in the amount of $500.00.

Name: ESGAR RAMIREZ Ruling Date: 9/20/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Downs at Albuquerque
Ruling Number: 2020-DAA-58 Ruling Type: Conduct Detrimental to Racing
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 1500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Jockey: Esgar Ramirez was duly notified, failed to appear, and had his hearing held in absentia, in accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(4)(d)non-appearance, before the Board of Stewards on September 20, 2020. The hearing was in regard to Esgar Ramirez’s use of disrespectful language, towards the Stewards, twice while on the phone after the 5th race on August 30, 2020 at The Downs at Albuquerque.

The Board of Stewards hereby fines Esgar Ramirez in the amount of Five hundred dollars ($500.00) for the first offence and One thousand for the second offence. The fines are to be paid on or before October 20, 2020, in accordance with 15.2.3.8(B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay the fine within the time prescribed will result in immediate suspension.

Licensee is found to be in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with:

16.47.1.8 (L)(1)(i) – CONDUCT The Commission may refuse to issue a license to an applicant, or may suspend or revoke a license issued or order disciplinary measures, if the applicant is a person whose conduct or reputation may reflect on the honesty and integrity of horse racing or interfere with the orderly conduct of a race meet. Interfering with the orderly conduct of the race meet shall include, but not limit to, disruptive or intemperate behavior or behavior which exposes others to danger anywhere on the racetrack grounds. The fact that the race meet was not actually interrupted is not a defense to the imposition of discipline under this rule.” 15.2.1.8(B)(1) COMMISSION GENERAL AUTHORITY/15.2.3.8 B (3)(a)(f) Stewards Disciplinary Action/15.2.3.8 B (1) (a)(c)(d)Stewards General Authority/16.47.1.8 (T) KNOWLEDGE OF RULES /16.47.1.3 Statutory Authority 16.47.1.8 (A)(1)(2) License Required /16.47.1.8(N) Last Known Address/ 16.47.1.8(L)(1)(e) Grounds For Disciplinary Measures/ 15.2.1.9(B)(9)(a)Failure to Appeal/ 15.2.1.9(B)(9)(b): Appeal Procedures Which states in pertinent part that "An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, the period is extended to include the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. The appeal must be received by noon, at the main commission offices or with the stewards who issued the ruling and must be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $500.” Last day of appeal: 9/30/2020

Name: JAMES EDWARD STILTNER Ruling Date: 9/15/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-16 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 810 KAR 5:070 SEC 9 (3)--WHIPPING IN AN EXCESSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE MANNER USING OTHER THAN WRIST AND MINIMAL ELBOW MOVEMENT. FIRST 2020 KHRC VIOLATION.
Name: JAMES EDWARD STILTNER Ruling Date: 11/4/2020
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2020-RM-16-FO Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-RM-16 - Ruling Final Outcome
Name: ROBERT DUANE SANDERSON Ruling Date: 9/4/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Downs at Albuquerque
Ruling Number: 2020-DAA-28 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 15000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: 9/3/2020 Suspension End: 3/3/2022
Ruling Text: Trainer Robert D. Sanderson, is hereby summarily suspended, effective immediately, September 3, 2020, pending the outcome of his summary suspension hearing on September 12, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. in the office of the Board of Stewards at the Downs of Albuquerque (145 Louisiana Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108) per 15.2.1.9 (B)(3)(b) Summary Suspension. The summary suspension is in regard to the confirmed positive of the Drug (Class 3 Penalty Class A (Quarter Horses), Albuterol, found in test sample E397324 taken from the horse “Mr Desert Wrangler”, who finished in 1st place in the 4th race on August 23, 2020 at the Downs of Albuquerque Racetrack.

In accordance with 15.2.1.9 (C)(21), Robert D. Sanderson is hereby excluded from all areas of the grounds under the jurisdiction of the NMRC. Additionally, effective upon applicable suspension dates, all horses owned, trained, or under the care of Robert D. Sanderson are ineligible to be entered or start in any race in this jurisdiction, per 15.2.1.9 (C)(21)(c). All transfers and sales of horses trained, owned, or in the care and custody of Robert D. Sanderson must be done in accordance with 15.2.6.9A(12)(a)(b) Medication and Prohibited Substances, 16.47.1.10 (D)(5) Trainers and 15.2.1.9(B)(8)(b) DUE PROCESS AND DISCIPLINARY ACTION.

Licensee is found in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.6.9 NMAC Attachment #1 ARCI Uniform Classification of Substances-Version 14.0- January 2019 - Albuterol Class A Classification for Quarter horses 15.2.6.9(C)(8)(a)(9)(10)(a)(b)(c)(d) Medication Restrictions 15.2.6.9(B)(1) Penalty Recommendations 15.2.6.9(C)(4) There is no permissible concentration of Albuterol or Clenbuterol that is allowed to appear in any official sample. 16.47.1.8 (U)(1)(2) PROTECTION OF HORSES 16.47.1.10(B)(1)(2) Absolute Insurer 16.47.1.8 (L)(1)(i) Grounds for disciplinary measures for a licensee, and refusal, denial, suspension, or revocation of a license 15.2.1.9(B)(3)(a) Proceedings Before The Stewards: Summary Suspension If the Stewards determine that a licensee’s action constitute an immediate danger to the public health, safety, or welfare, the Stewards may summarily suspend the licensee pending a hearing. 15.2.1.9(B)(3)(b) Proceedings Before The Stewards: Summary Suspension A licensee whose license has been summarily suspended is entitled to a hearing on the summary suspension not later than the 10th day after the license was summarily suspended. The licensee may waive their right to a hearing on the summary suspension within the 10-day limit 15.2.1.8(B)(1) COMMISSION GENERAL AUTHORITY/15.2.3.8 B (3)(a)(f) Stewards Disciplinary Action/15.2.3.8 B (1) (a)(c)(d)Stewards General Authority/16.47.1.8 (T) KNOWLEDGE OF RULES /16.47.1.3 Statutory Authority 16.47.1.8 (A)(1)(2) License Required /16.47.1.8(N) Changes In Application In

Name: ROBERT DUANE SANDERSON Ruling Date: 9/12/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Downs at Albuquerque
Ruling Number: 2020-DAA-28-CC Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 15000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: 9/3/2020 Suspension End: 3/3/2022
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-DAA-28 - Case Continued

Summary Suspension Hearing 9/12/2020 Trainer Robert D. Sanderson (currently under summary suspension) was duly notified and waived his right to a summary suspension hearing, on September 12, 2020 before the Board of Stewards. The summary suspension is in regard to the confirmed positive of the Drug (Class 3 Penalty Class A (Quarter Horses), Albuterol, found in test sample E397324 taken from the horse “Mr Desert Wrangler”, who finished in 1st place in the 4th race on August 23, 2020 at the Downs of Albuquerque Racetrack.

In accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(3)(a), the Board of Stewards hereby continue the summary suspension of all licenses belonging to Robert D. Sanderson pending the results of her disciplinary hearing.

In accordance with 15.2.1.9 (C)(21), Robert D. Sanderson is hereby excluded from all areas of the grounds under the jurisdiction of the NMRC. Additionally, effective upon applicable suspension dates, all horses owned, trained, or under the care of Robert D. Sanderson are ineligible to be entered or start in any race in this jurisdiction, per 15.2.1.9 (C)(21)(c). All transfers and sales of horses trained, owned, or in the care and custody of Robert D. Sanderson must be done in accordance with 15.2.6.9A(12)(a)(b) Medication and Prohibited Substances, 16.47.1.10 (D)(5) Trainers and 15.2.1.9(B)(8)(b) DUE PROCESS AND DISCIPLINARY ACTION.

Licensee is found in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.6 NMAC Attachment #1 ARCI Uniform Classification of Substances-Version 14.0- January 2019 pg 18- albuterol, Class A Classification for Quarter horses 15.2.6.9(C)(1)(8)(a)(9)(10)(a)(b)(c)(d)Medication Restrictions 15.2.6.9(B)(1)Penalty Recommendations 16.47.1.8 (U)(1)(2) PROTECTION OF HORSES 16.47.1.10(B)(1)(2)Absolute Insurer 16.47.1.8 (L)(1)(i) Grounds for disciplinary measures for a licensee, and refusal, denial, suspension, or revocation of a license 15.2.1.9(B)(3)(a) Proceedings Before The Stewards: Summary Suspension If the Stewards determine that a licensee’s action constitute an immediate danger to the public health, safety, or welfare, the Stewards may summarily suspend the licensee pending a hearing. 15.2.1.9(B)(3)(b) Proceedings Before The Stewards: Summary Suspension A licensee whose license has been summarily suspended is entitled to a hearing on the summary suspension not later than the 10th day after the license was summarily suspended. The licensee may waive their right to a hearing on the summary suspension within the 10-day limit 15.2.1.8(B)(1) COMMISSION GENERAL AUTHORITY/15.2.3.8 B (3)(a)(f) Stewards Disciplinary Action/15.2.3.8 B (1) (a)(c)(d)Stewards General Authority/16.47.1.8 (T) KNOWLEDGE OF RULES /16.47.1.3 Statutory Authority 16.47.1.8 (A)(1)(2) License Required /16.47.1.8(N) Changes In Application Information / 16.47.1.8(L)(1)(e) Grounds For Disciplinary Measures

Name: ROBERT DUANE SANDERSON Ruling Date: 10/15/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Downs at Albuquerque
Ruling Number: 2020-DAA-28-FO Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 15000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: 9/3/2020 Suspension End: 3/3/2022
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-DAA-28 - Ruling Final Outcome 10-15-2020 Trainer: Robert Sanderson (currently under summary suspension) was duly notified and appeared by telephone before the Board of Stewards on October 14, 2020. The hearing was in regard to the confirmed positive of the Drug Class 3 Penalty Class A (Quarter Horses), Albuterol found in test sample E397324 taken from the 1st place finisher, “Mr. Desert Wrangler”, in the 4th race on August 23, 2020, at The Downs at Albuquerque Race Track.

Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to trainer and was confirmed by TVMDL. 15.2.6.9(C)(4) There is no permissible concentration of Clenbuterol or Albuterol that is allowed to appear in any official sample.

Ramon Trejo is the owner of record for the horse “Mr. Desert Wrangler”, was duly notified and failed to appear.

Agrivating Circumstances: Clenbuterol is a Controlled Substance in New Mexico. Multible Controlled Substance Violations in OOCT testing The potential of this drug to influence a horse’s performance.

For Robert Sanderson’s FIRST Class 3A medication violation in a LIFETIME the Board of Stewards hereby assess a penalty, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(1) Penalty Recommendations, as follows: 1. An eighteen month suspension of all NMRC licenses (retroactive from summary suspension) September 3, 2020 through March 3, 2022 inclusive. 2. A (15,000.00) Fifteen Thousand dollar fine to be paid on or before November 15, 2020 in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(k). Failure to pay the fine in the prescribed time shall result in an immediate suspension. 3. ARCI Multiple Medication Violation Points = 6

In accordance with 15.2.1.9 (C)(21), Robert Sanderson is hereby excluded from all areas of the grounds under the jurisdiction of the NMRC. Additionally, effective upon applicable suspension dates, all horses owned, trained, or under the care of Robert Sanderson are ineligible to be entered or start in any race in this jurisdiction, per 15.2.1.9 (C)(21)(c). All transfers and sales of horses trained, owned, or in the care and custody of Robert Sanderson must be done in accordance with 15.2.6.9A(12)(a)(b) Medication and Prohibited Substances, 16.47.1.10 (D)(5)Assistant Trainers and 15.2.1.9(B)(8)(b) DUE PROCESS AND DISCIPLINARY ACTION.

Licensee is found in violation of and ruling written in accordance with: Licensee is found in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.6.9 NMAC Attachment #1 ARCI Uniform Classification of Substances-Version 14.0- January 2019 pg 18- Clenbuterol Class A Classification for Quarter horses 15.2.6.9(C)(8)(a)(9)(10)(a)(b)(c)(d)Medication Restrictions 15.2.6.9(B)(1)Penalty Recommendations 15.2.1.7(C)(8)“Controlled substance” is any substance included in the five classification schedules of the (U.S.) Controlled Substance Act of 1970. 15.2.6.9(C)(4) There is no permissible concentration of clenbuterol that is allowed to appear in any official sample. 16.47.1.8 (U)(1)(2) PROTECTION OF HORSES 16.47.1.10(B)(1)(2)Absolute Insurer 16.47.1.8 (L)(1)(i) Grounds for disciplinary measures for a licensee, and refusal, denial, suspension, or revocation of a license 15.2.1.8(B)(1) COMMISSION GENERAL AUTHORITY/15.2.3.8 B (3)(a)(f) Stewards Disciplinary Action/15.2.3.8 B (1) (a)(c)(d)Stewards General Authority/16.47.1.8 (T) KNOWLEDGE OF RULES /16.47.1.3 Statutory Authority16.47.1.8 (A)(1)(2) License Required /16.47.1.8(N) Changes In Application Information / 16.47.1.8(L)(1)(e) Grounds For Disciplinary Measures/ 15.2.1.9(B)(9)(b): Appeal Procedures An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, the period is extended to include the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. The appeal must be received by noon, at the main commission offices or with the stewards who issued the ruling and must be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $500. Last day for appeal: October 25, 2020.

Name: RICHARD HARRIS ALFRED Ruling Date: 8/5/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission Facility: Delaware Park
Ruling Number: DEL 47-2020 Ruling Type: License Denied, Rescinded, Revoked, Suspended, Withdrawn or Exclusion
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 8/5/2020 Suspension End: 8/24/2020
Ruling Text: August 05, 2020

Stewards Ruling 47-2020

Owner Richard Alfred DOB: 02/01/1955, RCI ID: 448298, is suspended for failing to fulfill his license application requirements as required by the D.T.R.C. Refer to D.T.R.C Rules 6.1, 6.1.1, 6.1.6 and 3.4.1.3 (Stewards Duties).

Name: RICHARD HARRIS ALFRED Ruling Date: 8/24/2020
Jurisdiction: Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission Facility: Delaware Park
Ruling Number: DEL 47-2020-REST Ruling Type: License Denied, Rescinded, Revoked, Suspended, Withdrawn or Exclusion
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 8/5/2020 Suspension End: 8/24/2020
Ruling Text: November 18, 2020

RE: Stewards Ruling DEL 47-2020 - Restored to Good Standing

(Amendment); Owner Richard Alfred, after fulfilling his license requirements is restored to good standings.

Name: SAL GONZALEZ Ruling Date: 7/4/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Ruidoso Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-RUI-33 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 1000 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer: Sal Gonzalez, having been duly notified and had his hearing telephonically before the Board Of Stewards on June 29th, 2020, regarding a lab report from Industrial Laboratories (The official testing laboratory for the NMRC), for a confirmed positive for the drug, Dexamethasone (class 4C-Major penalty drug) found in test sample E369249 taken from the 1st place finisherEngagement Ring” following the 1st race, on January 28, 2019, at Sunland Park Race Track. The original lab report indicated a finding of Dexamethasone at 22.0 pg/ml +/-0.5 pg/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Dexamethasone is 5.0 pg/ml in the blood for a 4-C Major (15.2.6.9 Attachment 2). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to the trainer, and confirmed by University of Davis of California, Davis Laboratories at 26 +/- 0.8 pg/ml Mr. Daniel Cardenas (Tricar Stable, Inc.) is the owner of record for horse “Engagement Ring”

No Mitigating Circumstances: This is Sal Gonzalezs' first 4C-Major medication violation, in a 365-day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4). The Board of Stewards assessed a penalty as follows:

    1. A ($1000.00) One Thousand dollar fine to paid on or before July 29th, 2020, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay the fine in prescribed time will result in an immediate suspension.

15.2.1.9 (C)(21)(c). All transfers and sales of horses trained by, owned by, or in the care and custody of Sal Gonzalez must be done in accordance with 15.2.6.9A(12)(a)(b) Medication and Prohibited Substances .

Licensee is found in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9(C)(1)(4)Medication Restrictions/ 15.2.6.11(A)Trainer Responsibility/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)(1)Protection of Horses/ 16.47.1.10(B)(1)(2)(3)Absolute Insurer/ 15.2.6.9(B)Penalty Recommendations.

Name: DANIEL CARDENAS Ruling Date: 7/4/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Ruidoso Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-RUI-34 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owner: Daniel Cardenas, having been duly notified and was represented by his Trainer, Sal Gonzalez for his hearing telephonically before the Board Of Stewards on June 29th, 2020, regarding a lab report from Industrial Laboratories (The official testing laboratory for the NMRC), for a confirmed positive for the drug, Dexamethasone (class 4C-Major penalty drug) found in test sample E369249 taken from the 1st place finisherEngagement Ring” following the 1st race, on January 28, 2019, at Sunland Park Race Track. The original lab report indicated a finding of Dexamethasone at 22.0 pg/ml +/-0.5 pg/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Dexamethasone is 5.0 pg/ml in the blood for a 4-C Major (15.2.6.9 Attachment 2). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to the trainer, and confirmed by University of Davis of California, Davis Laboratories at 26 +/- 0.8 pg/ml Mr. Daniel Cardenas (Tricar Stable, Inc.) is the owner of record for horse “Engagement Ring”

No Mitigating Circumstances: This is Daniel Cardenas' first 4C-Major medication violation, in a 365-day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4). The Board of Stewards assessed a penalty as follows:

    1. The penalty is disqualification, loss of purse in the absence of mitigating circumstances and the horse must be pass a commission approved examination before being eligible to run, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. The official order of finish is as follows:
1. (6) Surf N Delmar 2. (7) Sixth Gear 3. (1) Let's Wager 4. (10) Diabolical Turn 5. (3) Jewel of Navarone 6. (8) Skip Bo 7. (9) Stacking Rocks 8. (4) Shio (9) Engagement Ring- unplaced

15.2.1.9 (C)(21)(c). All transfers and sales of horses trained by, owned by, or in the care and custody of Daniel Cardenas must be done in accordance with 15.2.6.9A(12)(a)(b) Medication and Prohibited Substances .

Licensee is found in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9(C)(1)(4)Medication Restrictions/ 15.2.6.11(A)Trainer Responsibility/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)(1)Protection of Horses/ 16.47.1.10(B)(1)(2)(3)Absolute Insurer/ 15.2.6.9(B)Penalty Recommendations.

Name: DANIEL CARDENAS Ruling Date: 9/16/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Ruidoso Downs
Ruling Number: 2020-RUI-34-MOD Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2020-RUI-34 - Modified Ruling

Owner: Daniel Cardenas, having been duly notified and was represented by his Trainer, Sal Gonzalez for his hearing telephonically before the Board Of Stewards on June 29th, 2020, regarding a lab report from Industrial Laboratories (The official testing laboratory for the NMRC), for a confirmed positive for the drug, Dexamethasone (class 4C-Major penalty drug) found in test sample E369249 taken from the 1st place finisherEngagement Ring” following the 3rd race, on January 28, 2020, at Sunland Park Race Track. The original lab report indicated a finding of Dexamethasone at 22.0 pg/ml +/-0.5 pg/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Dexamethasone is 5.0 pg/ml in the blood for a 4-C Major (15.2.6.9 Attachment 2). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to the trainer, and confirmed by University of Davis of California, Davis Laboratories at 26 +/- 0.8 pg/ml Mr. Daniel Cardenas (Tricar Stable, Inc.) is the owner of record for horse “Engagement Ring”

No Mitigating Circumstances: This is Daniel Cardenas' first 4C-Major medication violation, in a 365-day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4). The Board of Stewards assessed a penalty as follows:

        1. The penalty is disqualification, loss of purse in the absence of mitigating circumstances and the horse must be pass a commission approved examination before being eligible to run, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. The official order of finish is as follows:
1. (6) Surf N Delmar 2. (7) Sixth Gear 3. (1) Let's Wager 4. (10) Diabolical Turn 5. (3) Jewel of Navarone 6. (8) Skip Bo 7. (9) Stacking Rocks 8. (4) Shio (9) Engagement Ring- unplaced

15.2.1.9 (C)(21)(c). All transfers and sales of horses trained by, owned by, or in the care and custody of Daniel Cardenas must be done in accordance with 15.2.6.9A(12)(a)(b) Medication and Prohibited Substances .

Licensee is found in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(e) Stewards Authority The stewards shall have the authority to amend, revoke, rescind or modify any ruling that they issued in error in accordance with the laws of this state and these rules.15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9(C)(1)(4)Medication Restrictions/ 15.2.6.11(A)Trainer Responsibility/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)(1)Protection of Horses/ 16.47.1.10(B)(1)(2)(3)Absolute Insurer/ 15.2.6.9(B)Penalty Recommendations.

Name: ANDREW J LERNER Ruling Date: 12/1/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-023 Ruling Type: Race Office/Track Rule Violation
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 400 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer ANDREW LERNER, who was scheduled to start COLOMBIAN GOLD in the seventh race on November 30, 2019, at Del Mar Race Track, is fined FOUR HUNDRED DOLLARS ($400.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1629 (Penalty for Late Declaration - didn't want to run).

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: MARK BRIAN GLATT Ruling Date: 12/1/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-024 Ruling Type: Race Office/Track Rule Violation
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 400 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer MARK GLATT, who was scheduled to start TEMPLE KNIGHTS in the ninth race on November 30, 2019, at Del Mar Race Track, is fined FOUR HUNDRED DOLLARS ($400.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1629 (Penalty for Late Declaration - didn't want to run).

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: PETER LOUIS MILLER Ruling Date: 12/1/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-025 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer PETER MILLER, who started the horse STORMY LIBERAL, third place finisher in the sixth race at Santa Anita Race Track on September 27, 2019, is fined FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500.00) pursuant to #1887 (Trainer or Owner to Insure Condition of Horse) for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1843(a)(b)(d) (Medication, Drugs and Other Substances), for violation of #1843.1 (Prohibited Drug Substances - Phenylbutazone (Class 4).

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

LIC: #102930 exp. 10/2022 CASE: #19SA0222

Name: EDWIN A MALDONADO Ruling Date: 11/29/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-019 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 12/6/2019 Suspension End: 12/8/2019
Ruling Text: Jockey EDWIN MALDONADO, who rode LORD ADARE in the sixth race at Del Mar Race Track on November 24, 2019 is suspended for THREE (3) racing days (December 6, 7 & 8, 2019), for crossing over without sufficient clearance after the start and causing interference. This constitutes a violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1699 (Riding Rules-Careless Riding). Pursuant to California Horse Racing Board rule #1766 (Designated Races), the

term of suspension shall not prohibit participation in designated races.

Name: JOSEPH ALAN HERRICK Ruling Date: 11/29/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-020 Ruling Type: Race Office/Track Rule Violation
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 50 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer JOE HERRICK, is fined FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1689 (a) (Safety Helmets Required - not wearing a Safety Helmet) on November 26, 2019 at San Luis Rey Training Center.

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: Felimon Alvarado-Vasquez Ruling Date: 11/29/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-029 Ruling Type: Race Office/Track Rule Violation
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 50 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Exercise Rider FELIMON ALVARADO, is fined FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1689.1(a) (1) (Safety Vest Required - not wearing a Safety Vest) on November 26, 2019 at San Luis Rey Training Center.

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: AARON TOD GRYDER Ruling Date: 11/23/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-018 Ruling Type: Appeal/Stay Denied, Withdrawn, or Waived
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/16/2019 Suspension End: 11/22/2019
Ruling Text: Jockey Aaron Gryder having dropped his appeal of LATC ruling #019 issued at Santa Anita Park on October 19, 2019, for good cause the following four (4) suspension days (November 16, 17, 21 and 22, 2019) are retroactively issued.
Name: Robert A Baffert Ruling Date: 11/23/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2020-DMR-1 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text:
Trainer ROBERT BAFFERT, who started the horse CRUEL INTENTION, third place finisher in the third race at Del Mar Race Track on July 27, 2019, is fined FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500.00) pursuant to #1887 (Trainer or Owner to Insure Condition of Horse) for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1843(a)(b)(d) (Medication, Drugs and Other Substances), for violation of #1843.1 (Prohibited Drug Substances - Phenylbutazone (Class 4).

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

LIC: #087698 exp. 01/2022
CASE: #19DM0022
Name: Robert A Baffert Ruling Date: 11/23/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2020-DMR-17 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 1500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text:
Trainer ROBERT BAFFERT, who started the horse ECLAIR, fourth place finisher in the first race at Del Mar Race Track on August 3, 2019, is fined ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($1,500.00)* pursuant to #1887 (Trainer or Owner to Insure Condition of Horse) for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1843(a)(b)(d) (Medication, Drugs and Other Substances), for violation of #1843.1 (Prohibited Drug Substances - Phenylbutazone (Class 4) second offense in 365 days).

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

LIC: #087698 exp. 01/2022
CASE: #19DM0035
Name: JEFF GARCIA CATALAN Ruling Date: 11/22/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-015 Ruling Type: Disorderly Conduct
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Exercise Rider JEFF CATALAN, is fined FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($500.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1874 (Disorderly Conduct - Intoxication) and rule #1889 (Entry to Area Assigned by Trainer) on August 1, 2019 at Del Mar Racetrack. Jeff Catalan must adhere to the recommendations of the Winners Foundation and abide by a signed testing agreement with the California Horse Racing Board. Failure to do so shall result in a suspension of his license.

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: RICHARD BALTAS Ruling Date: 11/17/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-012 Ruling Type: Race Office/Track Rule Violation
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 200 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer RICHARD BALTAS, who started LADY NINJA, in the fourth race on November 2, 2019 at Santa Anita Park is fined TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS ($200.00)* pursuant to California Horse Racing Board rule #1894 (Duties of Trainer) for violation of rule #1852 (Reporting to Receiving Barn - late arrival).

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: NORBERTO ARROYO Ruling Date: 11/17/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-013 Ruling Type: Appeal/Stay Denied, Withdrawn, or Waived
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/29/2019 Suspension End: 12/29/2019
Ruling Text: Having received notice from the California Horse Racing Board that the appeal of DMTD ruling #016 (July 27, 2019) has been withdrawn, the original ruling is reinstated. Jockey NORBERTO ARROYO JR. is suspended for SEVEN (7) racing days (November 29, 30 and December 1, 26, 27, 28 & 29, 2019).
Name: NORBERTO ARROYO Ruling Date: 11/17/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-014 Ruling Type: Appeal/Stay Denied, Withdrawn, or Waived
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 1/1/2020 Suspension End: 1/17/2020
Ruling Text: Having received notice from the California Horse Racing Board that the appeal of DMTD ruling #025 (August 3, 2019) has been withdrawn, the original ruling is reinstated. Jockey Norberto Arroyo Jr. is suspended for TEN (10) racing days (January 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12 & 16, 17, 2020). Pursuant to California Horse Racing Board rule #1766 (b) (Designated Races), the term of suspension shall prohibit participation in designated races.

LIC # 288131 exp. 07/2022

Name: RICHARD E MANDELLA Ruling Date: 11/16/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-011 Ruling Type: Race Office/Track Rule Violation
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 400 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer RICHARD MANDELLA, is fined FOUR HUNDRED DOLLARS ($400.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1845 (Authorized Bleeder Medication - late registration of NIGHT ON THE TOWN) in the sixth race on November 16, 2019, at Del Mar Race Track.

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended

Name: EVIN ROMAN Ruling Date: 11/15/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-010 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Jockey EVIN ROMAN, is fined THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($300.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1688 (b)(4) (Use of Riding Crop - Used riding crop when clearly out of the race), during the first race at Del Mar Race Track on November 10, 2019.

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the license of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: Jerry Leon Wallace Ruling Date: 11/15/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-09 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 5000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer JERRY WALLACE, who started the horse FAST COTTON, the first place finisher in the sixth race at Santa Anita Park on May 19, 2019, is fined FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS ($5,000.00)* pursuant to California Horse Racing Board rule #1887 (a) (Trainer to Insure Condition of Horse) for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1843 (a)(b)(d) (Medication, Drugs and Other Substances) and #1843.1 (b) (Prohibited Drug Substance - Dexamethasone - fourth Class 4 offense in 365 days).

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within Seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the License of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: RUBEN FUENTES Ruling Date: 11/10/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-08 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 12/1/2019 Suspension End: 12/7/2019
Ruling Text: Jockey RUBEN FUENTES, who rode MAYAN WARRIOR in the seventh race at Del Mar Race Track on November 9, 2019 is suspended for THREE (3) days (December 1, 6, and 7, 2019), for failure to maintain a straight course in the stretch causing interference resulting in the disqualification of his mount from third to sixth; a violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1699 (c)(e) (Riding Rules-Careless Riding). The term of this suspension shall not prohibit participation in designated races in California.
Name: HERIBERTO L FIGUEROA Ruling Date: 11/10/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-006 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Jockey HERIBERTO FIGUEROA is fined THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($300.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1688 (b)(6) (Use of Riding Crop - more than three times in succession without giving the horse a chance to respond - excessive), during the eighth race at Del Mar Race Track on November 9, 2019.

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within Seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the License of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: DRAYDEN JAMES VAN DYKE Ruling Date: 11/10/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-07 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Jockey DRAYDEN VAN DYKE is fined THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($300.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1688 (b)(6) (Use of Riding Crop - more than three times in succession without giving the horse a chance to respond - excessive), during the eighth race at Del Mar Race Track on November 9, 2019.

*Rule #1532. Fine shall be paid to the Paymaster within Seven calendar days from the date of this ruling, or the License of the person upon whom the fine has been imposed shall be suspended.

Name: WILLIAM ANTONGERORGI Ruling Date: 11/9/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-05 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/16/2019 Suspension End: 11/21/2019
Ruling Text: Jockey WILLIAM ANTONGEORGI, who rode ERNIE BANKS in the third race at Del Mar Race Track on November 8, 2019 is suspended for THREE (3) racing days (November 16, 17 & 21, 2019), for crossing over without sufficient clearance in the first turn and causing interference. This constitutes a violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1699 (Riding Rules-Careless Riding). Pursuant to California Horse Racing Board rule #1766 (Designated Races), the

term of suspension shall not prohibit participation in designated races.

LIC: # 286831 exp. 08/2020

Name: RUBEN FUENTES Ruling Date: 11/8/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-01 Ruling Type: Appeal/Stay Denied, Withdrawn, or Waived
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/16/2019 Suspension End: 11/21/2019
Ruling Text: Having received notice from the California Horse Racing Board that the appeal of DMTD ruling #036 (August 10, 2019) has been withdrawn, the original ruling is reinstated. Jockey RUBEN FUENTES is suspended for THREE (3) racing days (November 16, 17 & 21, 2019).

LIC # 323509 exp. 08/2022

Name: DONNIE J MECHE Ruling Date: 11/8/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-003 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/15/2019 Suspension End: 11/17/2019
Ruling Text: Jockey DONNIE MECHE, is suspended three (3) days (November 15,16 & 17, 2019)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1688 (b)(1)(4) (Use of Riding Crop – striking the horse on the head and used his riding crop when he was clearly out of the Race), during the second race at Santa Anita Park on November 3, 2019
Name: RUBEN FUENTES Ruling Date: 11/8/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-02 Ruling Type: Appeal/Stay Denied, Withdrawn, or Waived
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 11/22/2019 Suspension End: 11/29/2019
Ruling Text: Having received notice from the California Horse Racing Board that the appeal of DMTD ruling #063 (August 21, 2019) has been witbhdrawn, the original ruling is reinstated. Jockey RUBEN FUENTES is suspended for FIVE (5) racing days (November 22, 23, 24, 28 & 29, 2019).

LIC # 323509 exp. 08/2022

Name: NORBERTO ARROYO Ruling Date: 9/1/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-76 Ruling Type: Failure to Report or Appear
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 300 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Jockey NORBERTO ARROYO Jr. is fined THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($300.00)* for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1680 (Jockeys and Drivers to Report - third offense) on August 31, 2019 at Del Mar Race Track.

Name: JAMES EDWARD STILTNER Ruling Date: 8/29/2019
Jurisdiction: Kentucky Racing Commission Facility: The Red Mile (Lexington Trots)
Ruling Number: 2016-029 Ruling Type: Misuse of Whip
Breed: Harness Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RULING #J2019-22

HORSE: RAZZLEME DAZZLEME (NO:1MA861 - GENDER: M - YOF: 2014 - SAGEBRUSH - FOX VALLEY DAZZLE - RICHESS HANOVER)

PENALTY DESCRIPTION - FINED $100.00

ADDITONAL INFORMATION - 810 KAR 5:070 SEC. 9(3)(B) JAMES STILTNER IS HEREBY ASSESSED A CIVIL PENALTY OF $100 FOR USING THE WHIP IN A MANNER OTHER THAN WRIST ACTION.

Name: NORBERTO ARROYO Ruling Date: 8/3/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-25 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 8/11/2019 Suspension End: 8/24/2019
Ruling Text: Jockey NORBERTO ARROYO Jr., who rode SQUARE DEAL in the seventh race at Del Mar Race Track on August 2, 2019 is suspended for TEN (10) racing days (August 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23 and 24, 2019), for failure to make an effort to maintain a straight course in the stretch and causing interference resulting in a disqualification from first to third. This constitutes a violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1699 (Riding Rules-Careless Riding – fourth offense in the past sixty days). Pursuant to California Horse Racing Board rule #1766 (b) (Designated Races), the term of suspension shall prohibit participation in designated races.
Name: RICHARD E MANDELLA Ruling Date: 7/24/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-10 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 100 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Trainer RICHARD MANDELLA is fined ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100.00) for violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1897 (Interference with Horse, Racing Participants or Racing Operations – interfering with the duties of the outriders) on July 21, 2019 at Del Mar Race Track.
Name: WILLIAM ANTONGERORGI Ruling Date: 7/21/2019
Jurisdiction: California Horse Racing Board Facility: Del Mar
Ruling Number: 2019-DMR-6 Ruling Type: Careless/Unsafe/Improper Riding or Driving
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: 7/28/2019 Suspension End: 8/1/2019
Ruling Text: Jockey WILLIAM ANTONGEORGI, who rode THE CREEP in the third race at Del Mar Race Track on July 20, 2019 is suspended for THREE (3) racing days (July 28, 31, and August 1, 2019), for altering course without sufficient clearance entering the stretch and causing interference. This constitutes a violation of California Horse Racing Board rule #1699 (Riding Rules-Careless Riding). Pursuant to California Horse Racing Board rule #1766 (Designated Races), the term of suspension shall not prohibit participation in designated races.
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 3/29/2019
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2019-SUN-190 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 5000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owner Pierre J. Amestoy was duly notified, and was represented by attorney Camille Cordova before the Board of Stewards on March 29, 2019. The hearing was in regard to a confirmed positive for the therapeutic drug Dexamethasone (class 4C major), found in test sample #E276878. The test sample was taken from the first place finisher Magnum Moonflash” following the 8th race on August 11, 2018 at the Downs of Albuquerque Racetrack.

The certificate of analysis from Industrial Laboratories (official testing laboratory for the NMRC) indicated a finding of Dexamethasone at 35.1 +/- 2.6 pg/ml in the blood, which exceeds the limit of 5.0 pg/ml per 15.2.6.9 NMAC Attachment 2

A split sample was sent by the trainer and confirmed at (8.2 +/- 1.5 pg/ml) TVMDL.

Michael Barber was the trainer of record for the horse “Magnum Moonflash” at the time of the violation.

In accordance with 15.2.6.9(B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, this is Pierre J. Amestoy’s FIFTH Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365-day period. The Board of Stewards hereby assess penalty as follows:

    1. The horse “Magnum Moonflash” is hereby disqualified from first place and ordered unplaced from the 8th race on August 11, 2018 at the Downs of Albuquerque for all but pari-mutuel wagering.

The purse redistribution is as follows

        1. Jesswhathaveigottado
        2. Ahs Blue Boy
        3. First Shining Chick
        4. Elegants Jess
        5. Enb Uptown Funk
        6. Eye Am a Hottie
        7. Shadow Hills
        8. Viva My Hero V
Unplaced: Magnum Moonflash

2. A ($5000.00) Five Thousand Dollar fine to paid on or before April 27, 2019, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay fine in prescribed time will result in an immediate suspension.

3. The horse “Magnum Moonflash” must pass a commission-approved examination before being eligible to run. Licensee is found to be in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(f)(g)(j)Stewards /15.2.6.9(C)(1) Medication Restrictions / 15.2.6.9(F)Permissible Medications With Acceptable Levels / 15.2.6.9 NMAC Attachment 2/ 15.2.6.9(B)(4)Penalty Recommendations/ 15.2.3.8(B)(3)(k) Redistribution of Prizes/ 15.2.5.13(E)(4)(d) NMAC Which states in pertinent part that “The Stewards may determine that a horse shall be unplaced for purpose of the purse distribution and trial qualification.”

Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/4/2019
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2019-SUN-190-ASC Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 5000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2019-SUN-190 - Appeal Submitted to Commission @ 11:49am 4/4/2019 KF
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/8/2019
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2019-SUN-190-ASD Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 5000 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2019-SUN-190 - Appeal Stay Denied; Denial letter sent to Mr. Amestoy 4/5/2019 ; Pro Se KF
Name: ERROL A MEYERS Ruling Date: 6/1/2018
Jurisdiction: Louisiana Racing Commission Facility: Louisiana Downs
Ruling Number: 22803 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ 500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text:
Triamcinolone Acetonide (434ng/ml) in post-race blood sample taken from “ Sailorman”, winner of race 6, May 07, 2018 at Louisiana Downs. Trainer Errol Meyers declined his right to have the split portion tested and waived his right to a formal Stewards' Hearing. The stewards concluded that sample LD43593 contained Triamcinolone Acetonide above the permitted level. Fined $500 for a first violation of an ARCI Cat. IV drug, in Louisiana, within a twelve month period.
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/8/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-232 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 1666.67 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owner Pierre Amestoy was duly notified, failed to appear, and had her hearing held in absentia, in accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(4)(d)non-appearance, before the Board of Stewards on March 6, 2018. The hearing was in regard to a confirmed positive for the therapeutic drug Betamethasone (class 4 penalty category C major drug) found in test sample NM29849 taken from the 2nd place finisher Ice Patrol” following the 7th race, on January 7, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack in Sunland Park, NM.

The original lab report indicated a finding of Betamethasone at a level of 136 pg/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Betamethasone is 10 pg/ml in the blood (15.2.6.9 Attachment#2). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to and declined by the trainer Ross Amestoy.

Leslie Amestoy and Mike Abraham, the co-owners of record for horse “Ice Patrol”, were duly notified and failed to appear for their hearing. In accordance with 15.2.6.9(B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, this is Leslie Amestoy’s FOURTH Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period and Mike Abraham’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period.

Ross Amestoy, the trainer of record for horse “Ice Patrol”, was duly notified and waived his rights to a formal hearing. In accordance with 15.2.6.9(B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, this is Ross Amestoy’s FOURTH Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period .

For Pierre Amestoy’s FOURTH Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, the Board of Stewards hereby assess penalty as follows:

    1. A ($5,000) five thousand dollar fine (to be equally divided, $1,666.67 each) to paid on or before May 8, 2018, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay fine in prescribed time may result in an immediate suspension.
    2. The horse “Ice Patrol” must pass a commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter.
    3. The horse “Ice Patrol” is hereby disqualified from SECOND PLACE and ordered unplaced from the 7th race, on January 7, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, for all but pari-mutuel wagering. The purse redistribution is as follows.
                1. Streakin Dome
                2. Whoop Whoop
                3. Siabolical Mile
                4. Accompany
                5. Classy Homewrecker
                6. Darshini
                7. Fortyfoursmokeless
                8. El Gigante
                9. Stormy Dani Unplaced “Ice Patrol
Licensee is found to be in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(a)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9 medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(B)(4)(e) medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(C)(1) medications and prohibited substances/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)Protection of Horses15.2.1.9(B)(9)(b): Appeal Procedures An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling.

Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/13/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-232-MOD Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 1666.67 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(e) Stewards Authority The stewards shall have the authority to amend, revoke, rescind or modify any ruling that they issued in error in accordance with the laws of this state and these rules. Modification not required.

Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 3/6/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owners Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy were duly notified, failed to appear, and had their hearing held in absentia, in accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(4)(d)non-appearance, before the Board of Stewards on March 6, 2018. The hearing was in regard to a confirmed positive for the therapeutic drug Methocarbamol (class 4 penalty category C MAJOR drug), found in test sample NM29786. The test sample was taken from the winner Western Warning” following the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, in Sunland Park, NM.

The affidavit from UC/Davis (official testing laboratory for the NMRC) indicated a finding of Methocarbamol at 1630 ng/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Methocarbamol is 1.0 ng/ml in the blood (15.2.6.9 Attachment 2 Page 5). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to and declined by Ross Amestoy.

Ross Amestoy, the trainer of record for horse “Western Warning”, was duly notified and appeared for this hearing. In accordance with 15.2.6.9(B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, this is Ross Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period .

For Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, the Board of Stewards hereby assess penalty as follows:

    1. A ($5,000) five thousand dollar fine divided between the two owners, Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy ($2,500 each), to be paid on or before April 10, 2018, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay fine in prescribed time may result in an immediate suspension.
    2. The horse “Western Warning” must pass a commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter.
    3. The horse “Western Warning” is hereby disqualified from FIRST PLACE and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, for all but pari-mutuel wagering. The purse redistribution is as follows.
                1. Keep On Zenon On
                2. Wheredoesthecashgo
                3. Pac Sum Heat
                4. Big Boom
                5. Tucker D
Unplaced “Western WarningLicensee is found to be in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(a)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9 medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(B)(4)(e) medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(C)(1) medications and prohibited substances/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)Protection of Horses15.2.1.9(B)(9)(b): Appeal Procedures Which states in pertinent part that "An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, the period is extended to include the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. The appeal must be received by noon, at the main commission offices or with the stewards who issued the ruling and must be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $500. The fee must be in the form of cash, a cashier’s check, money order or personal check."
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/11/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-ASUB Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Appeal Submitted
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/12/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-ASG Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Appeal Stay Granted Pending the Appeal Process- STAY granted on this fine until adjudicated. See documents/ or Tina
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/13/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-MOD Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Modified Ruling 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(e) Stewards Authority The stewards shall have the authority to amend, revoke, rescind or modify any ruling that they issued in error in accordance with the laws of this state and these rules. Owners Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy were duly notified, failed to appear, and had their hearing held in absentia, in accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(4)(d)non-appearance, before the Board of Stewards on March 6, 2018. The hearing was in regard to a confirmed positive for the therapeutic drug Methocarbamol (class 4 penalty category C MAJOR drug), found in test sample NM29786. The test sample was taken from the winner Western Warning” following the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, in Sunland Park, NM.

The certificate of analysis from UC/Davis (official testing laboratory for the NMRC) indicated a finding of Methocarbamol at 1630 ng/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Methocarbamol is 1.0 ng/ml in the blood (15.2.6.9 Attachment 2 Page 5). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to and declined by Ross Amestoy.

Ross Amestoy, the trainer of record for horse “Western Warning”, was duly notified and appeared for this hearing. In accordance with 15.2.6.9(B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, this is Ross Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period .

For Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, the Board of Stewards hereby assess penalty as follows:

    1. A ($5,000) five thousand dollar fine divided between the two owners, Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy ($2,500 each), to be paid on or before April 10, 2018, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay fine in prescribed time may result in an immediate suspension.
    2. The horse “Western Warning” must pass a commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter.
    3. The horse “Western Warning” is hereby disqualified from FIRST PLACE and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, for all but pari-mutuel wagering. The purse redistribution is as follows.
                1. Keep On Zenon On
                2. Wheredoesthecashgo
                3. Pac Sum Heat
                4. Big Boom
                5. Tucker D
Unplaced “Western WarningLicensee is found to be in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(a)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9 medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(B)(4)(e) medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(C)(1) medications and prohibited substances/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)Protection of Horses15.2.1.9(B)(9)(b): Appeal Procedures Which states in pertinent part that "An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, the period is extended to include the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. The appeal must be received by noon, at the main commission offices or with the stewards who issued the ruling and must be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $500. The fee must be in the form of cash, a
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 5/18/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-ASG1 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Appeal Stay Granted Pending the Appeal Process
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 7/12/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-FO Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Ruling Final Outcome- See Attached Decision
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 7/12/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-FO1 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Ruling Final Outcome

STATE OF NEW MEXICO
BEFORE THE NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION

IN THE MATTER OF: OWNER PIERRE AMESTOY ID#29594 FOR POSITIVE SAMPLE #NM29786 AND RULING # 2018-SUN-139 HORSE "WESTERN WARNING"

DECISION AND ORDER

WHEREAS, this matter came before a quorum of the New Mexico Racing Commission (“Commission”) on June 21, 2018 on an appeal of Ruling Number 2018-SUN-139 by the Board of Stewards; WHEREAS, proper notice was given to those parties entitled to notice; WHEREAS, appellant appeared before the Commission in person; WHEREAS, the Commission voted in open and public session in this matter with a quorum present; WHEREAS, the Commission finds that appellant did not prove the allegations set forth in his appeal by a preponderance of the evidence. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that the Ruling of 2018-SUN-139 on March 6, 2018 issued by the Sunland Park Stewards shall be upheld. Appellant is found to be in violation of the Commission rules as a Third Class 4C Major medication violation in a 365 day period that forbid a positive test for a prohibited drug or medication, or other prohibited substance (methocarbamol) in a horse owned by Appellant and shall be assessed penalties and conditions as follows:

      1. Appellant Pierre Jean Amestoy is assessed a fine in the amount of two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500.00) to be paid within thirty (30) days of signature of this Decision and Order;
      2. The horse Western Warning must pass a Commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter;
      3. The horse Western Warning is hereby disqualified from first place and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018 at Sunland Park Racetrack for all but pari-mutuel wagering.
This Decision and Order shall be served upon Appellant in accordance with law. Pursuant to Rule 1-075 NMRA, a person aggrieved by a final decision or order of an agency may appeal the decision to district court by filing in district court a petition for writ of certiorari with proof of service, within thirty (30) days of the date of filing of this order. IT IS SO ORDERED.

Original Order signed by Chairman Ray Willis on July 11, 2018

Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/30/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-ADC Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Appeal Submitted to District Court - D-202-CV-2018-08784
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/6/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-AD Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Appeal Dismissed by DC Judge Lopez
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/6/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-ACOA Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Appeal Submitted to Court of Appeals
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 7/13/2019
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-AFF Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - COA ruled DC did not err in denying Writ. Penalty Affirmed. Remanded back to DC.
Name: PIERRE JR. AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/17/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-139-FO2 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: Y
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-139 - Ruling Final Outcome

BEFORE THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION

IN THE MATTER OF THE APPEAL OF: OWNER PIERRE AMESTOY (ID#29594) OF RULING # 2018-SUN-139 2018-SUN-139-FO FOR POSITIVE SAMPLE #NM29786 HORSE "WESTERN WARNING"

IN THE MATTER OF THE APPEAL OF: OWNER LESLIE AMESTOY (ID#25800) OF RULING # 2018-SUN-140 2018-SUN-140-FO FOR POSITIVE SAMPLE #NM29786 HORSE "WESTERN WARNING"

RESPONDENTS.

FINAL ORDER

Pursuant to the Order Denying Alternative Writ of Mandamus issued by the Honorable Victor S. Lopez, District Court Judge, the Court denied the Petition for Alternative Writ of Mandamus filed on November 30, 2018 and therefore the Commission’s Decision and Order in the matters of Owners Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy Nos. #2018-SUN-139-FO1 and 2018-SUN-140-FO1 are hereby affirmed. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED: 1. Appellant Pierre Jean Amestoy is assessed a fine in the amount of two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500.00) to be paid within thirty (30) days of signature of this Final Order; 2. Appellant Leslie Amestoy is assessed a fine in the amount of two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500.00) to be paid within thirty (30) days of signature of this Final Order; 3. The horse “Western Warning” must pass a Commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter; 3. The horse “Western Warning” is hereby disqualified from first place and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018 at Sunland Park Racetrack for all but pari-mutuel wagering. 4. The final results of the 3rd race at Sunland Park on January 2, 2018 should be as follows:

PLACE HORSE # HORSE NAME 1 7 Keep On Zenon On 2 5 Wheredoesthecashgo 3 3 Pac Sum Heat 4 2 Big Boom 5 4 Tucker D

By order of the New Mexico Racing Commission

Original signed by: Ismael Trejo, Executive Director Dated: 11/9/2020

Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 3/6/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Owners Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy were duly notified, failed to appear, and had their hearing held in absentia, in accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(4)(d)non-appearance, before the Board of Stewards on March 6, 2018. The hearing was in regard to a confirmed positive for the therapeutic drug Methocarbamol (class 4 penalty category C MAJOR drug), found in test sample NM29786. The test sample was taken from the winner Western Warning” following the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, in Sunland Park, NM.

The affidavit from UC/Davis (official testing laboratory for the NMRC) indicated a finding of Methocarbamol at 1630 ng/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Methocarbamol is 1.0 ng/ml in the blood (15.2.6.9 Attachment 2 Page 5). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to and declined by Ross Amestoy.

Ross Amestoy, the trainer of record for horse “Western Warning”, was duly notified and appeared for this hearing. In accordance with 15.2.6.9(B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, this is Ross Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period .

For Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, the Board of Stewards hereby assess penalty as follows:

    1. A ($5,000) five thousand dollar fine divided between the two owners, Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy ($2,500 each), to be paid on or before April 10, 2018, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay fine in prescribed time may result in an immediate suspension.
    2. The horse “Western Warning” must pass a commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter.
    3. The horse “Western Warning” is hereby disqualified from FIRST PLACE and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, for all but pari-mutuel wagering. The purse redistribution is as follows.
                1. Keep On Zenon On
                2. Wheredoesthecashgo
                3. Pac Sum Heat
                4. Big Boom
                5. Tucker D
Unplaced “Western WarningLicensee is found to be in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(a)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9 medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(B)(4)(e) medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(C)(1) medications and prohibited substances/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)Protection of Horses15.2.1.9(B)(9)(b): Appeal Procedures Which states in pertinent part that "An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, the period is extended to include the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. The appeal must be received by noon, at the main commission offices or with the stewards who issued the ruling and must be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $500. The fee must be in the form of cash, a cashier’s check, money order or personal check."
Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/12/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-ASUB Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Appeal Submitted
Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/12/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-ASG Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Appeal Stay Granted Pending the Appeal Process- a STAY was issued for the fines related to this ruling. See documents, or Tina
Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 4/14/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-MOD Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Modified Ruling 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(e) Stewards Authority The stewards shall have the authority to amend, revoke, rescind or modify any ruling that they issued in error in accordance with the laws of this state and these rules. Owners Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy were duly notified, failed to appear, and had their hearing held in absentia, in accordance with 15.2.1.9(B)(4)(d)non-appearance, before the Board of Stewards on March 6, 2018. The hearing was in regard to a confirmed positive for the therapeutic drug Methocarbamol (class 4 penalty category C MAJOR drug), found in test sample NM29786. The test sample was taken from the winner Western Warning” following the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, in Sunland Park, NM.

The certificate of analysis from UC/Davis (official testing laboratory for the NMRC) indicated a finding of Methocarbamol at 1630 ng/ml in the blood, the allowable limit for Methocarbamol is 1.0 ng/ml in the blood (15.2.6.9 Attachment 2 Page 5). Split sample rights as provided in 15.2.6.10 (D) NMAC, were afforded to and declined by Ross Amestoy.

Ross Amestoy, the trainer of record for horse “Western Warning”, was duly notified and appeared for this hearing. In accordance with 15.2.6.9(B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, this is Ross Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period .

For Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy’s THIRD Class 4C MAJOR medication violation in a 365- day period, issued in accordance with 15.2.6.9 (B)(4) PENALTY RECOMMENDATIONS, the Board of Stewards hereby assess penalty as follows:

    1. A ($5,000) five thousand dollar fine divided between the two owners, Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy ($2,500 each), to be paid on or before April 10, 2018, in accordance with 15.2.3.8 (B)(3)(l) NMAC. Failure to pay fine in prescribed time may result in an immediate suspension.
    2. The horse “Western Warning” must pass a commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter.
    3. The horse “Western Warning” is hereby disqualified from FIRST PLACE and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018, at Sunland Park Racetrack, for all but pari-mutuel wagering. The purse redistribution is as follows.

1.Keep On Zenon On 2.Wheredoesthecashgo 3.Pac Sum Heat 4.Big Boom 5.Tucker D

Unplaced “Western WarningLicensee is found to be in violation of and this ruling is written in accordance with: 15.2.3.8(B)(1)(3)(a)(f)(g)(j)Stewards/ 15.2.6.9 medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(B)(4)(e) medications and prohibited substances/15.2.6.9(C)(1) medications and prohibited substances/ 16.47.1.8(T)Knowledge of the Rules/ 16.47.1.8(U)Protection of Horses15.2.1.9(B)(9)(b): Appeal Procedures Which states in pertinent part that "An appeal under this section must be filed not later than 10 days after the date of the ruling. If the deadline falls on a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, the period is extended to include the next day that is not a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. The appeal must be received by noon, at the main commission offices or with the stewards who issued the ruling and must be accompanied by a fee in the amount of $500. The fee must be in the form of cash, a cashier’s check, money order or personal check."

Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 7/12/2018
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-FO Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 07.12.2018 RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Ruling Final Outcome

STATE OF NEW MEXICO
BEFORE THE NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION

IN THE MATTER OF: OWNER PIERRE AMESTOY ID#29594 FOR POSITIVE SAMPLE #NM29786 AND RULING # 2018-SUN-139 HORSE "WESTERN WARNING"

DECISION AND ORDER

WHEREAS, this matter came before a quorum of the New Mexico Racing Commission (“Commission”) on June 21, 2018 on an appeal of Ruling Number 2018-SUN-139 by the Board of Stewards; WHEREAS, proper notice was given to those parties entitled to notice; WHEREAS, appellant appeared before the Commission in person; WHEREAS, the Commission voted in open and public session in this matter with a quorum present; WHEREAS, the Commission finds that appellant did not prove the allegations set forth in his appeal by a preponderance of the evidence. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that the Ruling of 2018-SUN-139 on March 6, 2018 issued by the Sunland Park Stewards shall be upheld. Appellant is found to be in violation of the Commission rules as a Third Class 4C Major medication violation in a 365 day period that forbid a positive test for a prohibited drug or medication, or other prohibited substance (methocarbamol) in a horse owned by Appellant and shall be assessed penalties and conditions as follows:

      1. Appellant Pierre Jean Amestoy is assessed a fine in the amount of two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500.00) to be paid within thirty (30) days of signature of this Decision and Order;
      2. The horse Western Warning must pass a Commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter;
      3. The horse Western Warning is hereby disqualified from first place and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018 at Sunland Park Racetrack for all but pari-mutuel wagering.
This Decision and Order shall be served upon Appellant in accordance with law. Pursuant to Rule 1-075 NMRA, a person aggrieved by a final decision or order of an agency may appeal the decision to district court by filing in district court a petition for writ of certiorari with proof of service, within thirty (30) days of the date of filing of this order. IT IS SO ORDERED.

Original Order signed by Chairman Ray Willis on July 11, 2018

Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-ADC Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 11.30.2018 - RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Appeal Submitted to District Court - D-202-CV-2018-08784
Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-AD Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 02.08.2019 - RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Appeal Dismissed
Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-ACOA Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 03.06.2020 - RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Appeal Submitted to Court of Appeals
Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/19/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-AFF Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 07.13.2019 - RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Penalty Affirmed
Name: LESLIE ANN AMESTOY Ruling Date: 11/9/2020
Jurisdiction: New Mexico Racing Commission Facility: Sunland Park
Ruling Number: 2018-SUN-140-FO1 Ruling Type: Medication/Drug Violation - Animal (Associated Ruling)
Breed: Mixed Division: Mixed
Fine Amount: $ 2500 Fine Paid: N
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: 11.09.2020 - RE: 2018-SUN-140 - Ruling Final Outcome

BEFORE THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO RACING COMMISSION

IN THE MATTER OF THE APPEAL OF: OWNER PIERRE AMESTOY (ID#29594) OF RULING # 2018-SUN-139 2018-SUN-139-FO FOR POSITIVE SAMPLE #NM29786 HORSE "WESTERN WARNING"

IN THE MATTER OF THE APPEAL OF: OWNER LESLIE AMESTOY (ID#25800) OF RULING # 2018-SUN-140 2018-SUN-140-FO FOR POSITIVE SAMPLE #NM29786 HORSE "WESTERN WARNING"

RESPONDENTS.

FINAL ORDER

Pursuant to the Order Denying Alternative Writ of Mandamus issued by the Honorable Victor S. Lopez, District Court Judge, the Court denied the Petition for Alternative Writ of Mandamus filed on November 30, 2018 and therefore the Commission’s Decision and Order in the matters of Owners Pierre Amestoy and Leslie Amestoy Nos. #2018-SUN-139-FO1 and 2018-SUN-140-FO1 are hereby affirmed. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED: 1. Appellant Pierre Jean Amestoy is assessed a fine in the amount of two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500.00) to be paid within thirty (30) days of signature of this Final Order; 2. Appellant Leslie Amestoy is assessed a fine in the amount of two thousand five hundred dollars ($2500.00) to be paid within thirty (30) days of signature of this Final Order; 3. The horse “Western Warning” must pass a Commission approved veterinary examination before being eligible to enter; 3. The horse “Western Warning” is hereby disqualified from first place and ordered unplaced from the 3rd race on January 2, 2018 at Sunland Park Racetrack for all but pari-mutuel wagering. 4. The final results of the 3rd race at Sunland Park on January 2, 2018 should be as follows:

PLACE HORSE # HORSE NAME 1 7 Keep On Zenon On 2 5 Wheredoesthecashgo 3 3 Pac Sum Heat 4 2 Big Boom 5 4 Tucker D

By order of the New Mexico Racing Commission

Original signed by: Ismael Trejo, Executive Director Dated: 11/9/2020

Name: John C Carlisle Ruling Date: 5/19/2017
Jurisdiction: West Virginia Racing Commission Facility: Charlestown
Ruling Number: 2017-CT-88 Ruling Type: By Order of Commission/Administration
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text: Ruling #33, issued on February 8, 2017 to O/T John Carlisle is hereby rescinded.

Accordingly, the fine imposed and paid is ordered to be refunded. The MMV points imposed shall be rescinded and removed from the trainer official record. The suspension imposed is hereby removed from the trainers official record. If within a one year period from the issuance of this ruling, the trainer incurs a medication rule violation, the stewards shall consider that the trainer took the suspension imposed in ruling #33 as a substantial mitigating factor in determining whether or not to impose any suspension that may be triggered for that future violation. It is further orderd that the order of finish shall be restored as follows and all purse money redistributed as follows:Just a Real Cat/Big Dreamer/Windsor's Gal/Bop Along/Harley Hill Lady/Purer Than Silk

Name: HARRY M DODSON Ruling Date: 1/29/2016
Jurisdiction: West Virginia Racing Commission Facility: Charlestown
Ruling Number: 2016-CT-15 Ruling Type: Conduct Detrimental to Racing
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End:
Ruling Text:
After hearing testimony from both parties, the Board of Stewards concludes there was no proven intent on Mr. Dodson's part to violate Rule of Racing 178-1-24.11.gg.
Name: TIFFANY LYNN TOBIAS Ruling Date: 9/2/2006
Jurisdiction: Louisiana Racing Commission Facility: Evangeline Downs
Ruling Number: 15296 Ruling Type: Failure to Complete License Procedure
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End: 11/11/2020
Ruling Text: Owner TIFFANY ZINGELMANN, is hereby declared ineligible to participate in racing in Louisiana, pending completion of license requirements. (temporay expired August 4, 2006).
Name: TIFFANY LYNN TOBIAS Ruling Date: 11/23/2020
Jurisdiction: Louisiana Racing Commission Facility: Evangeline Downs
Ruling Number: 15296-REST Ruling Type: Failure to Complete License Procedure
Breed: Thoroughbred Division: Horse
Fine Amount: $ Fine Paid: Not Reported
Suspension Start: Suspension End: 11/11/2020
Ruling Text: RE: 15296 - Restored to Good Standing on 11/11/2020; met license requirements



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