Lance Armstrong Testifies In SCA Case

LOS ANGELES, June 12, 2014 (AFP) - Lance Armstrong gave sworn testimony Thursday as part of a Texas firm's effort to recoup millions of dollars it paid the disgraced American for what he later admitted were drug-fueled Tour de France victories. Jeffrey Dorough, general counsel for Dallas-based SCA, told AFP that Armstrong had given a sworn deposition in the case in Austin, although he … [Read more...]

Texas Court Denies Lance Armstrong’s SCA Case Appeal

LOS ANGELES, May 30, 2014 (AFP) - The Texas State Supreme Court dealt Lance Armstrong another blow on Friday in his bid to keep a firm from collecting $12 million it paid the disgraced cyclist in bonus money. The court denied Armstrong's motion for temporary relief he had filed earlier this month in an effort to block SCA Promotions' attempt to recover money it paid him after an … [Read more...]

Lance Armstrong Could Still Be Prosecuted

Lance Armstrong US Postal Team

by Arthur MacMillan WASHINGTON, Oct 12, 2012 (AFP) - It may require years of legal argument and enormous financial cost, but Lance Armstrong could yet be forced into court on charges that he lied when he denied ever using performance-enhancing drugs. The 41-year old former cyclist, whose seven Tour de France wins and cancer charity made him a global icon, is accused of being at … [Read more...]