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Court reschedules Angle's protection-from-abuse hearing

| Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009, 12:00 p.m.

A protection-from-abuse hearing was postponed Wednesday for professional wrestler Kurt Angle.

Angle, 40, of Moon, appeared at the Allegheny County family courts building for a hearing on a PFA filed by an ex-girlfriend who lived with Angle.

The hearing was rescheduled for Sept. 29. Police arrested Angle on Aug. 15 and charged him with possessing human growth hormone, along with harassing an ex-girlfriend and violating the protection-from-abuse order.

Angle denied that any incident took place and said the woman is attempting to extort money from him. The woman said Angle abused her.

Several onlookers recognized the former Olympian and TV star. One man got his picture with Angle outside the family courts building.

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