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This is a boon for an elite fraternity of craftsmen and luxury-goods vendors whose clients range from music, sports, and movie stars to Gulf sheikhs and ordinary dudes for whom boots are matters of faith, not just fashion.
The Prague meetings have been the sheikh's highest profile return to sports politics since he was identified in U.S. federal court as paying bribes to gain influence with Asian soccer officials.
Take the Halloween mask that's supposed to be a grinning sheikh.
According to my interviews, several dozen more sheikhs, intellectuals and activists were interrogated and threatened.
The sheikh denied wrongdoing and has not been indicted by the U.S. Department of Justice.
There are dukes, sheikhs, flamboyant entrepreneurs — even Queen Elizabeth II and other members of the royal family.
Eventually the sheikh started his own racing team and gave Todd a job but, surprise, surprise, funding ran out a year later.
The sheikh’s many roles in sports give him an oversize position in the races to host events.
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