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Parents Fight Pop Warner Bid For Suicide Info In CTE Suit

Law360 (July 6, 2018, 5:21 PM EDT) -- A putative parent class alleging Pop Warner failed to properly protect players from head injuries asked a federal court Thursday to deny the youth football organization’s request for police records related to a deceased player’s suicide, calling the information irrelevant and citing privacy rights.

The records relate to the son of Jo Cornell, one of the parent plaintiffs. Tyler Cornell participated in Pop Warner’s football program and took his own life in April 2014. Months later it was discovered he suffered from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or...
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Case Title

Kimberly Archie et al v. Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc. et al


Case Number

2:16-cv-06603

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other

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Philip S. Gutierrez

Date Filed

September 1, 2016

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