US Files Formal Complaint Against Lance Armstrong

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WASHINGTON, April 23, 2013 - The US Justice Department filed a formal complaint Tuesday against Lance Armstrong, saying the doping-disgraced cyclist and team owners defrauded the US Postal Service of sponsorship money. The government, which said in February that it would join a whistle-blower lawsuit brought by former Armstrong teammate Floyd Landis in 2010, says the USPS spent about … [Read more...]

USADA Claiming Armstrong Doping Conspiracy Biggest In Sport

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WASHINGTON, Oct 10, 2012 (AFP) - "Overwhelming" evidence shows Lance Armstrong engaged in the biggest doping conspiracy in sports history to win the Tour de France seven times, the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) said Wednesday. USADA chief executive Travis T. Tygart said USADA has submitted a report on why it banned Armstrong for life in August to the International Cycling Union (UCI) … [Read more...]

Landis Files ‘Whistle-Blower Lawsuit’

LOS ANGELES - Disgraced cyclist, and serial liar Floyd Landis, former teammate of seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong, has filed a federal "whistle-blower"Lance Armstrong The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. Citing anonymous sources, the newspaper reported that Landis filed a suit under the US federal False Claims Act, which allows Americans to sue on behalf of the … [Read more...]

Lemond Is Subpoenaed In Doping Probe

NEW YORK - Three-time Tour de France champion Greg LeMond has received a subpoena to testify before a grand jury in the investigation of possible fraud and doping charges against Lance Armstrong, the New York Daily News reported Friday. The newspaper reported on its website that a grand jury in the US District Court of the Central District of California issued the subpoena, which requests … [Read more...]