Ex-USC Player's Pain Med Trial Gets 2014 Kickoff Date

Law360, Chicago (July 3, 2013, 5:54 PM EDT) -- A former University of Southern California football player's suit alleging SportPharm Pharmaceuticals Inc. supplied a painkiller to team doctors that gave him a heart attack is set to go to trial next June, after a state judge rejected the player's bid on Tuesday for a 2015 trial date.

Roger A. Dreyer of Dreyer Babich Buccola Wood Campora LLP, a lawyer for plaintiff Armond Armstead, confirmed that Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Yvette Palazuelos set a trial date of June 23, 2014, for Armstead's case alleging SportPharm,...
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