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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas (sports law edition)

Twas the night before Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the land
Cases had been argued, seeking remand;
The sports leagues were busy, all driven by greed,
In hopes that their coffers would greatly exceed;

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The Blitz – 1/21/18

The Blitz

Essential Sports & Sports Law News Week in Review 🐦Tweet of the Week: X x x x x x 📖Read of the Week: Michigan State officials couldn’t be bothered to drive three miles to watch Larry Nassar sentencing https://t.co/h2lG7suX8O Strong reporting via @DanWetzel — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) January 17, 2018 ⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Concussion Settlement …

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Top Sports Law Feeds to Follow on Twitter

Justipedia Sports Law Follows

I’m very honored and grateful to be including among the notables on this list! #SportsLaw often comprises a number of other areas of law, click here for the best possible stream of sports law news and insights on Twitter >> https://t.co/8GqNzRKzlV pic.twitter.com/ysPFeYWGXv — Justipedia (@justipedia_com) January 17, 2018

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The Blitz 12/23/17

Merry Christmas from Advocacy for Fairness in Sports

Essential Sports & Sports Law News Week in Review 📖Read of the Week: In a new op-ed in @statnews, I write that my research with @prof_goldberg “found that the NFL’s private agenda isn’t compatible with public health objectives.” https://t.co/y4HdvnP9YN — Kathleen Bachynski (@bachyns) December 21, 2017 ⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Concussion Settlement: My analysis of Harvard …

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Lawsuit Asserts That NFL Marketing Led to Adrian Robinson’s Death

Joe Camel

Adrian Robinson Jr. wore the NFL uniform for two years but his parents don’t blame those years for their son’s untimely suicide death, but rather the cumulative effects of twenty years of football that resulted in a posthumous diagnosis of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE).

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The Blitz Weekend 2/18/17

The Blitz

👮Crime Blotter: Per Daniel Wallach, at the 2/23 preliminary hearing, the District Attorney must present evidence that a crime was committed, if so the Magistrate will bind the case over for trial; if not, then some or all of the charges could be dropped. Updated court docket in Darrelle Revis case: preliminary hearing will be …

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The Blitz 1/18/17

The Blitz

The NFL’s Deadly Cocktail of Painkillers & Concussions: Part I of a series I’m writing about painkiller abuse in the NFL. It’s a huge problem that demands attentionhttps://t.co/7RcjCSPie3 — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) January 17, 2017 Bo Jackson: Cam’s hits scare ‘the hell out of me’ https://t.co/SD22VWJUg1 via @DNewtonespn — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) January 18, 2017 …

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The Blitz 11/21/16

The Blitz

NFL Exec Believes Trump Presidency Will Signal a Return to Violent Football: NFL exec believes Trump will help football b/cwe’ll go back to liking “violent sports” https://t.co/UU2PzkbkwM via @WScottDavis @BI_Sports — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) November 21, 2016 Bio-Ethics & Sports: Attorney @amilst44–a leading expert on bioethics and the law–writes about the future of Chris Bosh …

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News Blitz 10/26/16

Major journalists indict Roger Goodell: Enough is enough — it’s time for a new NFL commissioner https://t.co/Mjv0PuW1E3 via @Stanford_Daily — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) October 26, 2016 Excerpt from the article posted above: .@Stanford_Daily calls for Roger Goodell to step down. pic.twitter.com/SwJZmG0bGb — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) October 26, 2016 One of my favorite writers, Michael Hurley …

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