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Jul 30

The Blitz

IMPORTANT SPORTS & SPORTS LAW NEWS JULY 24-30, 2017 Tweet of the Week: BREAKING NEWS: in need of a QB, and refusing to sign Colin Kaepernick, the Jets have signed Hall of Famer Otto Graham, who died in 2003. — Dave Zirin (@EdgeofSports) July 28, 2017 ⚖️Litigation Lane: Study That 110 Out Of 111 NFL …

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Jun 07

The Blitz 6/7/17-6/8/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: City of Cleveland vs. City of Cleveland The City of Cleveland has sued itself over the Quicken Loans Arena https://t.co/6nezbep54F via @dhellingsports — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) June 7, 2017 Derek Boogaard Wrongful Death Lawsuit Breaking: A U.S. Federal Court judge has dismissed a wrongful death suit filed vs NHL by the family of …

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Jun 01

The Blitz 6/1/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: NY vs. RD Legal Funding Accused 9/11, NFL Victim Scammer RD Legal Funding Seeks Quick CFPB Challenge https://t.co/WV0dUDAyum /@Law360 pic.twitter.com/iIWkdLNX9J — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 31, 2017 Strikes for Kids vs. NFL Nonprofit @StrikesForKids Pushes For #NFL Anti-Gambling Enforcement Docs https://t.co/AAseZc2Oah via @ZachZagger pic.twitter.com/mN1RmxetwM — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 31, 2017 Financial Fraud …

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May 30

The Blitz 5/30/17-5/31/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: Ploetz vs. NCAA NCAA motion to transfer Ploetz CTE case out of Dallas – DENIED. Trial set for January. — Gene Egdorf (@GeneEgdorf) May 25, 2017 This will be the first football #CTE case to go to trial (1/22/18): Ploetz v. NCAA, Case No. DC-17-676 https://t.co/nzc55KyyfE — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) May 29, 2017 …

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May 27

The Blitz – Memorial Day Weekend Edition

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Concussion Settlement Chris Seeger files for quasi-judicial immunity for all administrative entities in #NFL #concussion settlement https://t.co/xjGcOBoxfx pic.twitter.com/iIvyg4MUvt — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 22, 2017 He mislead and decieved brain damaged NFL retirees. No immunity from anyone. https://t.co/LgUYN2SUfa — tombaugh (@tombaugh) May 23, 2017 NFL Concussion Litigation (Claims Against Riddell): Forward progress: …

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May 05

The Blitz Weekend Edition 5/5/17

⚖️Litigation Lane Mike Peluso vs. Devils et al. Fighting Back: Former #NHL Player’s Medical Records ‘Intentionally Concealed’ https://t.co/vJzKqTVk46 — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 5, 2017 Mike Peluso doesn't call 911 after seizures anymore. He can't afford ambulance/hospital bill w/ $830 NHL pension https://t.co/w5V3jBBRLJ — Rick Westhead (@rwesthead) February 12, 2016 NHL Concussion Injury Litigation Overwhelmed …

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May 01

The Blitz 5/1/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: NHL Concussion Injury Litigation NHL Looks To Eject 2 Ex-Players From Head Injury MDLhttps://t.co/45E7i4O4YF #TBI #CTE #NHLPA — NFLCSFacts (@NFLObjectors) April 30, 2017 “NHL Not Backing Down Despite Loss On Concussion Docs”. @ZachZagger examines the arguments, https://t.co/Xco51IYAPC pic.twitter.com/jli44eUUxK — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 30, 2017 More on #NHL litigation: NHL Denies Proof Of …

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Apr 12

The Blitz 4/12/17

👮Crime Blotter: Joe McKnight Death Prosecutors want to use 2006 road-rage incident as evidence against Joe McKnight’s accused murderer | https://t.co/4xNndJnGBP — Ramon Antonio Vargas (@RVargasAdvocate) April 11, 2017 Joe McKnight deserved better than this death on hard asphalt. I wrote this for @TheUndefeated: https://t.co/zBWHA0oDd8 — Jane McManus (@janesports) December 5, 2016 Aaron Hernandez Trial …

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Apr 03

The Blitz 4/3/17

⚖️Litigation Lane: 💉Painkiller Pandemonium: I didn’t have time to get an article out but you can catch up on the latest in the NFL painkiller lawsuit through these tweets and the linked documents. #NFL Clubs file motion to dismiss SAC in painkiller lawsuit. PDF: https://t.co/8DXf4KuDjj — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 1, 2017 #NFL clubs claim …

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