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Rita Benson LeBlanc: No family should have to go through this

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Rita Benson LeBlanc says not being able to spend the past two Christmases with her grandfather after their high-profile family feud has been “really traumatic.” 230 more words


Last Call: 5 things you may have missed on June 17

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — It’s getting late, and it’s almost time to close up for the evening. Here are some stories you might have missed today. 220 more words


Benson settles with estranged heirs over ownership of Saints, Pelicans

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson has reached a settlement in the bitter legal dispute between Benson and his heirs – daughter Renee Benson and grandchildren Rita and Ryan LeBlanc. 161 more words


Statement from Saints owner Tom Benson on Super Bowl bid loss

“Gayle and I were very proud to stand with our bid team and the entire city of New Orleans in making our presentation today to host the Super Bowl in New Orleans in 2019. 100 more words


Tom Benson claims his estranged family tried to kill him

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson claims that his estranged daughter and two grandchildren tried to kill him, according to court documents. 131 more words


Tom Benson can cut off estranged family members, judge ruled

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson received another big win Monday in federal court. A judge ruled that the 88-year-old had a legal right to cut off his estranged family members from certain assets as long as he signed legal documents that promised to replace them with other assets of equal value. 67 more words


The Bensons' horses fall short at the big race, but Sean Payton wins with dapper derby suit

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WGNO) – The two horses owned by Tom and Gayle Benson didn’t win the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, but that’s OK, because New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton was the real story. 259 more words