Lance Armstrong Hasn't Ridden Out FCA Claims, DOJ Says

Law360, New York (September 24, 2013, 2:21 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice urged a Washington federal judge on Monday not to dismiss a whistleblower's False Claims Act suit against Lance Armstrong, arguing the suit is not time-barred because the cyclist’s repeated denials of blood doping kept the government in the dark.

The government pushed back against Armstrong's bid to dismiss the action, which also names Tailwind Sports Corp., the owner of Armstrong's professional cycling team, arguing that Armstrong repeatedly lied about his drug use in order to keep sponsorship money from the U.S....
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LANDIS v. TAILWIND SPORTS CORPORATION et al


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1:10-cv-00976

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District Of Columbia

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Christopher R. Cooper

Date Filed

June 10, 2010

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