Martino, known as “The Troubleshooter,” appeared in regular segments on KDVR as well as a Denver AM radio station.
His lawsuit alleges the station let him go after it learned he was filing for bankruptcy. Martino claims the move violated federal protections.
Martino is no stranger to the headlines lately. He was arrested in December for allegedly punching his wife in the face while the two were waiting a a stoplight.
The Denver Post reports KDVR said it didn’t renew his contract because ‘it wanted a host with “less personality.’ That Martino filed for bankruptcy had nothing to do with it, according to the case filed in U.S. District Court in Denver.” Read more