NFL Scores Win Over Players In Minn. Drug Test Case

Law360, New York (May 7, 2010, 2:09 PM EDT) -- Two professional football players who tested positive for a banned diuretic have lost their bid for damages and a permanent injunction barring the NFL from suspending them on the grounds that the league's drug testing policy violates Minnesota labor laws.

Judge Gary Larson of the Hennepin County District Court on Thursday found that the players were not harmed by the NFL's failure to comply with Minnesota's Drug and Alcohol Testing in the Workplace Act and opened the door for the league to enact four-game suspensions during...
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