Woman accused in Pitino extortion case speaks out

The woman accused of trying to extort money from Former UK basketball coach Rick Pitino says she has turned down numerous plea deals from prosecutors.

Karen Sypher told a Louisville television station that she gets quote "chills" at the thought of going to prison.

Sypher is charged with trying to extort ten million dollars from Pitino and lying to the FBI.

She has pled not guilty to the charges.

Her trial is set to start in July.

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