06/20/2001 12:00AM

Complete text of CHRB's Baffert ruling

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The California Horse Racing Board issued on Wednesday the complete text of its ruling that trainer Bob Baffert should be suspended for 60 days because of the result of a positive test for a trace level of morphine found in one of his starters at Hollywood Park in May 2000.

The CHRB on Tuesday denied a request by Baffert, and his attorney, Neil Papiano, to stay the 60-day suspension, though Papiano said he will appeal the CHRB's denial in court.