Another Bench Change Possible In NFL Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (March 14, 2011, 8:08 PM EDT) -- After two recusals, NFL players pursuing an antitrust class action in Minnesota still do not have their likely first choice as judge, attorneys say, but the purportedly player-friendly Judge David Doty may still get the case.

Judge Susan Richard Nelson of the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota is currently assigned to hear the players' antitrust suit against the league, according to the docket. Judge Nelson, a former Minnesota magistrate judge appointed district judge by President Barack Obama, is the third jurist to handle...
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