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Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, served as a Navy SEAL for eight years before stepping down to focus on his wife and children. (Credit: Daniel Penz, KTVT)

Before Death Sniper Chris Kyle Said Ventura’s Name Deleted From Book

A slain military sniper whose memoir sparked a lawsuit from former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura admitted before his death that he removed Ventura’s name from the book because he was afraid of being sued.

07/09/2014

Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, served as a Navy SEAL for eight years before stepping down to focus on his wife and children. (Credit: Daniel Penz, KTVT)

Chris Kyle Video Deposition Played In “American Sniper” Trial

A five-hour videotaped deposition from Chris Kyle, who penned the book “American Sniper,” will be the focus of Wednesday’s testimony in a defamation trial surrounding the book, according to Minneapolis CBS station WCCO.

07/09/2014

Mugshot of Eddie Ray Routh. (credit: Erath Co. Sheriff’s Office)

Routh Indicted In Deaths Of Former SEAL Kyle, Friend

The man accused of killing former Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle and another man has been indicted.

CBS 11–07/24/2013

Taya Kyle sits down with CBS 11's Doug Dunbar. (credit CBS 11 News)

Exclusive: Chris Kyle’s Widow Says PTSD No Excuse For Murder

Widow of Chris Kyle, America’s Deadliest Sniper, Taya Kyle, sits down for a one on one exclusive interview with Doug Dunbar.

CBS 11–06/24/2013

Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, served as a Navy SEAL for eight years before stepping down to focus on his wife and children. (Credit: Daniel Penz, KTVT)

Ventura Wants Chris Kyle Lawsuit To Proceed

Attorneys for former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura asked a federal judge to allow his defamation lawsuit against slain “American Sniper” author and former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle to go forward with Kyle’s widow as the defendant.

06/17/2013

Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, served as a Navy SEAL for eight years before stepping down to focus on his wife and children. (Credit: Daniel Penz, KTVT)

Texas House Honors Former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle

The Texas House has unanimously passed a resolution honoring slain former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, saying he “was clearly dedicated to the idea of putting others first.”

02/28/2013

kyle procession

Thousands Line Roads For Ex-Navy Seal Chris Kyle’s Procession

There were all kinds of people lined up: parents and children, friends and co-workers and solitary citizens — all waiting for the moment the white hearse bearing Chris Kyle’s body passed by.

CBS 11–02/12/2013

Chris Kyle, the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, served as a Navy SEAL for eight years before stepping down to focus on his wife and children. (Credit: Daniel Penz, KTVT)

America’s Deadliest SEAL Sniper Chooses His Family

Meet Chris Kyle. He’s a former U.S. Navy SEAL, one who racked up military records for kill shots and instilled such fear in his enemies he became known as ‘The Devil of Ramadi.’ But when his wife gave him an ultimatum about being a father, would he put down his gun or return to the fight?

02/06/2012