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It's Not About The Bike

On July 21, 2010 By

Despite the supposed secrecy of grand jury proceedings, several media outlets have reported on various aspects of a federal investigation into American cyclist Lance Armstrong, currently competing in what he has said will be his last Tour de France. The seven-time champion has faced an array of obstacles on and off the course […]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On December 6, 2009 By

In the news . . .

Sprint providing law enforcement with subscribers GPS information.

Is Wikipedia becoming an oligarchy?

Disabled mayor prepared to bring ADA claim against Disney World for treatment over four-wheeled iBOT at Magic Kingdom. German tourist arrested at same park for making security […]

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Oh, Yeah? Prove It.

On May 28, 2008 By

On Friday, May 16, 2008, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled that South African runner Oscar Pistorius, a double-amputee, would be permitted to compete in the upcoming Summer Olympics were he to qualify. In so doing, the CAS overturned the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF), who in January had […]

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In 2007, amidst accusations of ties to BALCO and illegal steroids, boxer “Sugar” Shane Mosley echoed a refrain used by many of his elite athlete peers: although he admitted using “the cream,” “the clear,” and EPO, Mosley claimed that his use of these banned substances was “unknowing.” However, allegations that BALCO front […]

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