StarCaps And Lawful Consumable Products Laws

Law360, New York (March 31, 2010, 12:37 PM EDT) -- In early March of this year, trial wrapped up in Hennepin County, Minn., in the case of Williams v. NFL. The case involved two defensive linemen for the Minnesota Vikings, both named Williams, who claimed that the NFL violated Minnesota State law when it suspended them for testing positive for StarCaps.

StarCaps is a diuretic that the players were taking for weight loss, but which also has the effect of masking the presence of steroids. One of their claims was based on a relatively obscure Minnesota...
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