August 2019 archive

NFL Concussion Settlement is Like a Wild West Shootout

Anita B. Brody

Note: This synopsis also includes the latest on the status of settlement advances with a “jump” to advance directly to that spot if you desire. New York Liberty Seek Justice for Women in Prison by Derek Helling  

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New Forms Set Retired Players Up for NFL Ambush

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/08/16/new-forms-set-retired-players-up-for-nfl-ambush/

NFL Settlement Attorneys Appeal Fee Issues to Third Circuit

Bonus: must-read – from Deadspin: “He had Stage 4 CTE, but the NFL Said Dad Wasn’t Sick” By Dom Cosentino   George Andrie, an original member of the Dallas Cowboys’ famed Doomsday Defense, had Stage 4 chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death last August at the age of 78, according to researchers at …

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Hidden inside the concussion epidemic: Inner ear damage

dizzy

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Documents Galore! (And me underneath the pile)

Sheilla buried in documents

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The NFL Now Thinks Having Dementia is a Crime

Roger Goodell Wants to Send Former Players to Prison for Dementia Symptoms

In fact, the NFL now considers it a crime punishable by a 20-year prison term!

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Brain Injury Casts a Dark Cloud Over #NFL100

football and brain injury

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