Lawyers Battle Over Armstrong Evidence

LOS ANGELES, Aug 24, 2011 (AFP) - US federal prosecutors are asking a judge to prevent cyclist Lance Armstrong's lawyers from seeing documents which detail the grand jury case into allegations he used performance-enhancing drugs. Prosecutors filed their request to federal judge Jacqueline Nguyen on Wednesday after Armstrong's lawyers asked to see details of the case against him. … [Read more...]

Landis Hires LeMond Lawyer

Floyd Landis, who last month admitted doping throughout his cycling career and accused Lance Armstrong and others, has hired a law firm that once represented US cyclist Greg LeMond, the New York Daily News reported. Landis, formerly of US Postal and Phonak, caused a sensation last month when he admitted to systematic doping prior to being stripped of his Tour de France crown in 2006. … [Read more...]