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3:40 pm
Thu October 3, 2013

Appeals Court Issues Ruling in Holiday World Dispute

An appeals court says the widow of a southern Indiana theme park president isn't required to sell shares in the facility to her late husband's brother.

The ruling issued today upholds a county judge's finding that Lori Koch is the majority shareholder of the holding company that operates Holiday World & Splashin' Safari in Santa Claus, Ind.

She took control of the shares upon the sudden death of her husband, park president Will Koch, in June of 2010.

2:25 pm
Fri January 11, 2013

Koch Family Members In Legal Battle Over Control of Holiday World

A judge has placed control of Indiana’s Holiday World theme park in the hands of the widow of the park's late president.

A Vanderburgh County circuit judge has ruled that Lori Koch is majority owner of the holding company that operates Holiday World & Splashin' Safari. She's the widow of former park president Will Koch, who died in June 2010.

Dan Koch had served as Holiday World's president following his brother's death, but Lori Koch fired him after the judge's ruling.

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