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The Blitz – Weekend Edition 5/12/17

Happy Mother's Day

🌺🌺In honor of Mother’s Day🌺🌺 “My Mom, My Hero” by David Nelson – NFL, retired More on David: “NFL forcing me to choose between football, nonprofit” Just came across @DavidNelson86‘s story https://t.co/coFpEwG9ma — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 13, 2017 On the @PlayersTribune, @B_Ryan9 speaks from the heart about his mother's life and death. https://t.co/tuHB3SaWNA — …

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The Blitz Weekend Edition 5/5/17

The Blitz

⚖️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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The Blitz 5/3/17

The Blitz

⚖️Litigation Lane: Aaron Hernandez How potential abatement could affect suits against late Hernandez. Insights on a complex topic via @McCannSportslaw https://t.co/puMxqMzNFv — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) May 2, 2017 Prosecutors argue tossing Aaron Hernandez conviction would reward suicide https://t.co/yjhKIFzgKa — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) May 2, 2017 The SUV at the center of the double murder trial of …

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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 — Patrick Hruby …

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The Blitz 3/23/17

The Blitz

👮Crime Blotter: Aaron Hernandez The government’s star witness in Aaron Hernandez’s murder trial took the stand and admitted to being a drug dealer https://t.co/1lm5Y6Qdg2 pic.twitter.com/GHChCrNygp — The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) March 20, 2017 Possible jury issue in #AaronHernandez case, someone claiming to be “Juror 8” posted about case on Reddit: https://t.co/HOj9bI2gNJ — Chris Villani (@ChrisVillani44) …

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The Blitz 3/7/17

The Blitz

⚖️Litigation Lane: Maurkice Pouncey Settlement reached in Maurkice Pouncey civil suit in Miami nightclub case https://t.co/61TcsoAZmR via @rayfitt1 — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 6, 2017 Matt Barnes Kerr comfortable with Matt Barnes being a Warrior despite legal woes https://t.co/h6JaHegSbQ via @SherwoodStrauss — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) March 6, 2017 Super Bowl ticket lawsuit Fans Can’t Add …

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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 #Concussion Case https://t.co/QtB0XF4FvL via @PJDannunzioTLI — Sheilla Dingus …

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The Blitz 2/17/17

The Blitz

👮Crime Blotter: Charges pending against NFL cornerback Darrelle Revis .@McCannSportsLaw breaks down the charges facing #Jets & former #Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis in Pennsylvania https://t.co/1heTpI5FWY — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) February 17, 2017 Darrelle Revis was charged with four first-degree criminal felonies and one misdemeanor (terroristic threats): pic.twitter.com/uWn3TdMUeR — Daniel Wallach (@WALLACHLEGAL) February 17, 2017 Current …

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The Blitz 1/11/17

The Blitz

NFL Sidelines: My latest article examines #Eagles Lane Johnson’s lawsuit against #NFL, & NFLPAhttps://t.co/qp4Nm7akXZ via @SheillaDingus — Sheilla Dingus (@SheillaDingus) January 11, 2017 Report: Suspended linebacker Daryl Washington to seek reinstatement in March https://t.co/KfYTLwqsr3 — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) January 10, 2017 ICYMI Strikes For Kids Charity Files Emergency Motion to Compel Deposition of Roger Goodell https://t.co/BcLcPW8EVv …

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The Blitz 10/29/16

Violence erupts at an NFL game

Violence against women in sports and beyond: I’ve featured some very insightful articles and of course news of where it’s happening again. Nearly 20 domestic abuse victims per minute in the U.S. Most don’t have a football league to expose their abusers. https://t.co/fUDRTalBwZ — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) October 28, 2016 “2 years after NFL boss vowed …

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