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Who is Donald Sterling? An FAQ on the Clippers owner's history, past lawsuits (updated)

Team owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers watches the San Antonio Spurs play against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.
Team owner Donald Sterling of the Los Angeles Clippers watches the San Antonio Spurs play against the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.
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The NBA is continuing to investigate alleged racist remarks by Clippers team owner Donald Sterling. Who is Sterling? KPCC put together an FAQ that reveals the controversial billionaire's roots in Los Angeles, as well as his previous brushes with controversy. 

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What's his past?

What about those previous lawsuits?

Has he given a lot to charity?

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