Discovery To Proceed In NFL StarCaps Suit: Judge

Law360, New York (January 29, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has ordered that discovery continue in a suit brought by the union for all National Football League players that alleges the league and its management failed to warn its athletes about a harmful diuretic in recently recalled diet pills.

In an order handed down Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, Judge Paul A. Magnuson held that discovery must continue despite the defendants' appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals to the Eighth Circuit of an injunction issued by...
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