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The Blitz 4/17/17 – Updated!

The Blitz

?Painkiller Pandemonium & the Cannabis Conversation? New filing in the NFL Clubs painkiller lawsuit A casual reading of the complaint would indicate players seek damages from concealment and masking of their injuries by way of imprudent use of painkillers, however . . . In a new painkiller lawsuit court filing #NFL clubs play a …

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The Blitz 4/12/17

The Blitz

?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 …

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The Blitz 4/10/17

The Blitz

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Concussion Settlement I hope you’ll find my research helpful as I try to sift through the NFL Concussion Settlement chaos. https://t.co/pG6Egw7v1b — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 9, 2017 Incredible: a member of NFL brain damage committee whose bogus science helped trigger lawsuits now screening retired players for settlement https://t.co/q2Kp99ZWK6

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The Blitz – Weekend Edition – 3/7/17

The Blitz - Weekend Edition

⚖️Litigation Lane NHL Concussion Injury Litigation How the #NHL #concussion lawsuit could threaten the future of the league https://t.co/VwPz4TT5qI via @DownGoesBrown — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) April 6, 2017 Accord 2 NHL in its lawsuit’s latest, media is “hysterical” over concussions thanks to NFL. How about merely aware? https://t.co/ILstQ983sS — …

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The Blitz 4/3/17

The Blitz

⚖️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, …

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The Blitz 3/30/17

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⚖️Litigation Lane: Joe Mixon Joe Mixon’s attorneys schedule April depositions of assault witness and police officer who interviewed victim. Case set for trial on 9/12. — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) March 30, 2017 More important deadline is 7/1 for summary judgment motions. Mixon will seek dismissal of remaining claims then. https://t.co/RRWCaQkyvm — Daniel Wallach …

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The Blitz 3/22/17

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⚖️Litigation Lane: Dennis Wideman / Deflategate connection I wrote about how the Brady and Wideman cases intertwine.
Really appreciate @WALLACHLEGAL‘s extensive commentary.https://t.co/aXKc5AA1Nh — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 21, 2017
NCAA Settlement $208 Million Settlement Approved by Court in NCAA Scholarship Antitrust… | Business Wire https://t.co/ljaqbo5Zgw — Sheilla Dingus …

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The Blitz – Painkiller & Concussion Special Edition 3/17/17

The Blitz Special Edition

?Painkiller Pandemonium: .@MercPurdy really nailed it here: https://t.co/hPpkHyxsr1 pic.twitter.com/0InnoG7ObD — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 11, 2017 Judge unseals documents, as @NFLPA expresses alarm at painkillers report https://t.co/SH1lqy1Zp1 via @RickMaese — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 11, 2017 NFLPA Statement on Abuse of Painkillers and Prescription Drugs https://t.co/VQe6FfNYCK — …

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The Blitz 3/17/17

Happy St. Patrick's Day from the Blitz

⚖️Litigation Lane: NFL Painkiller lawsuit US lawmakers demand answers from Goodell over allegation teams doled out painkillers unsafely https://t.co/s89ZfjTqWS via @nationalpost — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 16, 2017 Lawsuit: NFL Teams Repeatedly Broke Federal Drug Laws, Handed Opioids Out Like Candy [Updated] https://t.co/vbZ8Ma5Gdx via @deadspin — Debra Pyka (@DebbiePyka)

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The Blitz 3/3/17

The Blitz

?NFL/NFLPA Weed War: .@NFLPA boss @DeSmithNFLPA says he wants weed treated as health issue, like #concussion https://t.co/EgkZ7KcsIF via @TomPelissero — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 3, 2017 High (No Pun intended) profile Busts. Agents (Good Agents) know clients dont buy Dime Bags, Arrests mean Headlines & Cuffs not citations

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