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The Blitz 2/27/17

The Blitz

?Painkiller Pandemonium: My latest installment about painkiller abuse in the #NFL includes additional allegations against the league https://t.co/ZSSMxEnQsb — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) February 27, 2017 Supplement: Ex-#NFL Player stories of injuries, pressure, and painkillers ????https://t.co/0cAaQSj6dk — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) February 27, 2017 While marijuana presents a potentially safer alternative …

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The Blitz Weekend Edition 2/25/17

The Blitz

⚖Litigation Lane: NFL vs. Insurers NFL seeks to add bad faith claim against insurers over refusal to consent to concussion settlement: https://t.co/ybJAQM4LAh — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) February 25, 2017 In view of the new filing, which was a letter from the insurers to the Court, I updated the article I wrote last week. …

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The Blitz 2/24/17

The Blitz

⚖Litigation Lane: WWE Concussion Case Lawyers in #WWE concussion case cite deaths of Koloff, Steele and Snuka as reason why discovery shouldn’t be stayed: https://t.co/LdV9i8uT3i — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) February 24, 2017
Fee Fight in NFL Concussion Settlement ?
Stage Set for $112.5M Fee Fight in #NFL

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The Blitz 2/3/17

The Blitz - NFLPA Feature

⚖Litigation Lane: NFL, NBA again move to seal evidence at Tom Benson federal lawsuit trial, set to begin Monday https://t.co/JyIwOs70P3 via @RVargasAdvocate — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) February 3, 2017 NFL players union: League should pay cheerleaders fairly https://t.co/mAYSxz4vx5 via @GabbyMcMillen — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) February 3, 2017

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The Blitz 12/30/16

The Blitz

The Cost of Concussions: Rashaan Salaam’s death ruled suicide https://t.co/Wr1cKlNDUB — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) December 29, 2016 Football’s dementia crisis: A heartbreaking encounter with legendary Ernie Moss https://t.co/qMtqllW2eM via @telefootball — NFLCSFacts (@NFLObjectors) December 29, 2016 Hope for accurate concussion evaluation: Scientists discover concussion biomarker https://t.co/qJya9NsHnC via @medical_xpress — …

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The Blitz 12/8/16

The Blitz

 Day 3 Update on Cardell Hayes Trial for Murder of Will Smith: Prosecutors call on Will Smith’s friends, strangers on scene to continue building case vs. his accused murderer | https://t.co/euyJpezjLt — Ramon Antonio Vargas (@RVargasAdvocate) December 8, 2016 Giants Player’s Home Vandalized with Racial Hate Messages: CBS2 EXCLUSIVE: NY Giants player Nikita …

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The Blitz 12/7/16

The Blitz

Cardell Hayes Trial for Murder of Will Smith: Will Smith’s widow recounts his final moments publicly for 1st time in riveting courtroom testimony. W/@johnsimerman https://t.co/g4h1j9xb1x — Ramon Antonio Vargas (@RVargasAdvocate) December 7, 2016 Louisiana “stand your ground” law at issue in the trial of the man who killed former Saints star Will …

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The Blitz 11/26/16

The Blitz

Concussion Discussion: What’s worse than the #NFL regarding concussions? Apparently the #CFL. https://t.co/toMpt8e1zT via @TheSpec — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) November 25, 2016 A smart, measured, nuanced look from @bruce_arthur at what happened today with the CFL and its concussion problem – https://t.co/6KVibOWkOm — SeanFitz_Gerald (@SeanFitz_Gerald) November 26, …

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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 …

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