Home Run Ball Robert Siegel talks with Paul Finkelman, Chapman Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Tulsa College of Law, about the controversy over who owns Barry Bonds' home run record-setting ball. Restaurant owner Alex Popov says he actually caught the ball when Bonds hit his 73rd home run. But another man who ended up with the ball, Patrick Hayashi, says he picked it up off the ground in a mob scene that followed. The case is headed for trial.
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Robert Siegel talks with Paul Finkelman, Chapman Distinguished Professor of Law at the University of Tulsa College of Law, about the controversy over who owns Barry Bonds' home run record-setting ball. Restaurant owner Alex Popov says he actually caught the ball when Bonds hit his 73rd home run. But another man who ended up with the ball, Patrick Hayashi, says he picked it up off the ground in a mob scene that followed. The case is headed for trial.